Leo Vanourney, 76, of Cedar Rapids, died peacefully Sunday, March 31, 2013, at Mercy Medical Center. A Celebration of Leo’s life will be held at a later date. Teahen Funeral Home is serving the family.
Leo was born Sept. 21, 1936, and was an Army veteran. He retired as a supervisor from General Mills.
Leo is survived by his wife, Karen; his children, Jessica, Steve, Marty (Patti), Kevin (Deb), Jamie (Patti), Lisa and Tina (Berry) Ehrig; stepchildren, Scott Pearson and Jody Kubik; 12 grandchildren; eight siblings, Leona Waters, Dorothy (John) Crilley, Betty Supple, Don (Lorretta), Loise Cornthwaite, Katie (Gary) Gadient, Richard (Karen) and Frank; a brother-in-law, Brent (Teresa) Haddad; and many nieces and nephews.
His parents preceded him in death.
Leo enjoyed working in the yard, fishing, cooking and spending time with his dogs.
Memorials may be directed to the family.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.teahenfuneral.com.
Published in The Gazette April 2, 2013.