Obituary of LeRoy WHITE

LeRoy C. WHITE, 82, of Coudersport, PA, died Monday, October 1, 2018 in his home.  


Born November 11, 1935, in Coudersport, he was the son of Clifford Thompson and Virgie Elizabeth Denson White.  


He was married to the former Eileen E. Watson, who survives.  


A graduate of Coudersport High School, he attended Bucknell University and served honorably with the US Army Reserves.  


He was employed by L.H. Lincoln, Agway, Pure Carbon, and owned and operated a farm for many years.  LeRoy was a member of the Sweden Valley Faith United Methodist Church, Eulalia Lodge #342 F & AM, Central Grange, Potter County Historical Society, Conservation District, and Farm Credit Bureau.  He was an outdoorsman and loved taking his collies for rides.  


Surviving besides his wife, Eileen, are:  two children, Rebecca J. (Dennis) Campbell of Duke Center and Jeannine (Dan) Drummond, both of Duke Center;  two step-children, Gwen Hankins of Altoona and Melody Hankins of Coudersport; 11 grandchildren;  four great-grandchildren;  two brothers, Allen C. (Barbara) White and James R. (Laurie) White, both of Coudersport; nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by his parents;  and a nephew, Theodore White.  


A Memorial Service, to be held at the Sweden Valley Faith United Methodist Church, will be announced by the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, PA.  Burial will be in Eulalia Cemetery, Coudersport, PA.  


Memorials may be made to the Patterson Cancer Center, c/o Cole Memorial Hospital, 1001 E. Second St., Coudersport, PA 16915.  


Online condolences may be expressed at www.olneyfuneralhome.com.