Leanna Martin

BLOOMFIELD: Leanna Martin, 85, of Bloomfield, Iowa died January 1, 2012 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, Missouri. She was born August 22, 1926 in Davis County, Iowa to Margie F. and Katie S. Rominger York. She married Bernie F. Martin January 2, 1960 in Mark, Iowa. Leanna worked as a dental assistant. She was a member of the Mark Baptist Church. She enjoyed crocheting, quilting, sewing, gardening, cooking, and had a gift of hospitality with visitors.

She is survived by her husband and a daughter, Patty Sue (Kyle) Dill of Excello, Missouri.

She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Kathy Ann Martin; two sisters, LaVelle Swift, LaVetta Johnson; and two brothers, Otis and Olen York.

Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, January 6, 2012 at the Wagler Funeral Home in Bloomfield with Pastor Gary Axtell officiating. Burial will be at the IOOF Cemetery in Bloomfield. Visitation will begin after 11:00 a.m. on Thursday with the family present to greet friends from 5-7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. A memorial has been established to the Mark Baptist Church.