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Helen Leitch

Nov 23, 1931 - Nov 18, 2017
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Helen Francis (Lane) Leitch, 85, passed away on November 18, 2017 in The Villages, Florida. Helen was born on November 23, 1931 to William A. and Mary Lane. She graduated with the Yakima class of 1950. 

 
She met and married Dick Leitch in November of 1948. They would settle in the Moxee area where they had five children, Dick Jr., Steve, Tami, Dan, and LouAnne. In July of 1963 she married Dennis and they settled in Southern California where their daughter Dina was born. She worked from various doctors in the Orthopedic field until moving north to the Vancouver area and finally moving back to the Yakima area. She spent her last few years with Dina and Bob, first in Windsor, Connecticut and then to the “warmth” of The Villages, Florida.
 
Helen is survived by her children, Dick (Joan) Leitch Jr. of Windsor, Ontario, Canada, Tami Bradley of Yakima, Dan (Sandy) Leitch of Selah, LouAnne Leitch of Moxee, and Dina (Bob) Adame of The Villages, Florida; a daughter in law, Janet Leitch of Moxee. She is also survived by her sister Donna Braun of Yakima, fifteen grandchildren, and numerous great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cousins. She is preceded in death by her parents, sister, Mary (Pinkie) Fortenberry, brothers, Bill Lane, and Bob (Rocky) Lane, and son, Steve Leitch. 
 
A viewing will be held on Monday, November 27, 2017 from 3:00 to 6:00 pm at Brookside Funeral Home (500 Prospect, Moxee, WA 98936). A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, November 28th at 10:00 am at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Moxee (201 N Iler St, Moxee, WA 98936) with burial to follow at Holy Rosary Cemetery in Moxee.
 

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Funeral service

Nov 28, 2017:10:00 am

Holy Rosary Catholic Church

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Graveside

Holy Rosary Cemetery

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