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“Cora Jean was very kind and gracious to visit my father several times when he was living at Lincoln Park Nursing Home. They talked about the past and...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Konnie Marshall - Springboro, OH

“Gary, so sorry to hear of the loss of your Mother. You're in my thoughts and prayers. What a beautiful lady. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Debbie Marcum - Huber Heights, OH

“I am so sorry for your loss and the fact that I missed all of you yesterday, but I know your mother is in a magnificant place. I always had the...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Vicki Georgeff - Kettering, OH

“The Wick family have a long history of close ties with the Leis family. Through the years Cora's grace, kindness, respect, and thoughtfulness have...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Konnie Wick Marshall - OH

“Don and Sherry. Prayers to all your family at this special time. You will miss her but she is in a better place. Love Harry and Barb ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Harry Pendletpn - Martinsville, OH

“Gary and Don, So sorry for your loss. She was very special to all of us here in So. IL. Wish we could be there but Mother is just not up to it. We...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Julie Barnaby - Marion, IL - Aunt

“Dear Gary, Don, and Families, How blessed we were having such great parents! Beautiful picture of your mom! Take care and know that you have our...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Donna J (Becks) Matheney - OH

“Dear Don and family, so sorry for your loss. You all are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Dan & Marti Berger - OH - Friends


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LEIS, Cora Jean "Corky"

Age 88 of Kettering, formerly of Beavercreek, passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 12, 2014. She was born in Germantown, Ohio on December 3, 1925 to her parents, John & Cora (Chambers) Thompson.

Preceded in death by her parents; and husband, George W. Leis; 2 brothers, Dale, and Warren; and 2 sisters, Martha, and June; and grandson, Randy Leis. She is survived by 2 sons, Gary (Barbara) Leis, and Don (Sherry) Leis; 4 grandchildren, April Curtsinger, and Brian, Logan, and Madison Leis; 4 great-grandchildren, Shane, J.D., and Hayley Curtsinger, and Cora Leis; 3 sisters, Mary, Jane, and Eleanor; and close friend, Chris Barry. Cora was a longtime member of Mt. Zion Church in Beavercreek where she enjoyed singing in the choir.

Visitation will be held from 12-2 PM with funeral service to follow at 2:00PM on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at Rogers' Funeral Home, New Lebanon. Pastor Larry Stroble officiating. Interment will follow at Holp Cemetery in Farmersville. If desired, donations may be made to Mt. Zion Church, 428 Shepherd Rd., Xenia, Ohio 45385. Condolences may be expressed online at: www.RogersFuneralHomes.com