Leonard F. Smith, 84, of Marion, passed Sept. 10, 2017, at St. Luke Living Center in Marion.
Leonard was born May 7, 1933, to Merle and Emma (Sampson) Smith in Antelope, Kansas. Leonard graduated from Marion High School. He and Eva R. (Robinson) Smith were married in 1959 at the Chase County Courthouse. Leonard worked for Kansas Department of Transportation for over 40 years.
Leonard is survived by his wife, Eva, of the home; sons Robert Smith of Pratt; Daryl and wife, Brenda, of Marion; and Donald and wife, Susan, of Silver Lake; daughters Tamara Jones and husband, Kevin, of Ottawa; and Suzanne Kunc and husband, Randy, Council Grove; sister Loretta Keazer of Marion; 12 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters Carolyn and Beatrice, and granddaughter Nichole.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, at Aulne United Methodist Church. Burial with military rites will follow the service at Lincolnville Cemetery, Lincolnville, Kansas.
Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Zeiner Funeral Home, Marion.
Memorials in Leonard’s name can be made to Aulne Methodist Church, St. Luke Living Center, or Good Shepherd Hospice and sent in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, P.O. Box 6, Marion KS 66861.
Online condolences at www.zeinerfuneralhomes.com. Services by Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm St., Marion KS 66861(620) 382-2112.