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Leon Arnold Lachat

April 24, 1943 January 16, 2013
Leon Arnold Lachat
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Leon A. Lachat, age 69, of Caldwell, Ohio, died Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at his home. He was born April 24, 1943, in Dayton, son of the late Arnold and Ruby Hinton Lachat. He was retired from General Motors Delpi plant in Columbus, where he was a machinist and tool maker. He attended the Caldwell Church of the Nazarene, and he was a member of the Sharon Community Church. He enjoyed fishing, watching Western movies, and tinkering in his garage. He loved his family. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by one sister, Mary Ingram; one brother, Jerry D. Lachat; and an infant grandson, George Gatewood. Surviving are his wife, Diana A. Priestley Lachat, whom he married June 5, 1965; one daughter, Lynn L. (Norman) Haney of Newark; one son, Leon A. Lachat of Caldwell; one sister, Nancy Dettloff of Brownsville, Texas; 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be observed Saturday, January 19, 2013, at 1PM at the Caldwell Church of the Nazarene, 6 Cumberland Street, Caldwell, with Pastor John Powell officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Caldwell Church of the Nazarene.

Saturday, January 19, 2013 1PM Caldwell Church of the Nazarene 6 Cumberland Street Caldwell, Ohio 43724
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