Leona Dollaway, Sunday's Obituary
CORCORAN-Leona A. Corcoran, of Myrtle Beach, SC, passed away on July 2, 2005. Born May 30th 1905 in Lowell, Michigan, the former Leona Dollaway lived the majority of her 100 years in Grand Rapids. A long time member of St. Thomas the Apostle Church, she was active in many church and social organizations. She is survived by her daughters, Betty and Jim Leyndyke of Stanwood, Helen and Jack Nelson of Portage; her son, John Corcoran of Pawleys Island, SC; her 23 grandchildren and several great and great-great grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband, Bertram Corcoran; her son, Richard Corcoran; her daughter, Nancy Sypien; her son-in-law, Chester Sypien and her daughter-in-law, AnnMarie Corcoran. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. August 6 at St. Thomas the Apostle Church in Grand Rapids. Interment will be at a date to be set in the future.
(Note: Leona Corcoran was Kirk's grandmother, known to the family as Grandma Lee.)