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Obituary for Pauline Leason
PEORIA HEIGHTS-Pauline “Polly” Leason, 83, of Peoria Heights, passed away at 9:11 a.m. on Monday, April 13, 2009 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. She was born on September 14, 1925 in Macomb, IL to Glenn and Delia Whalen Crawford. She married Louis P. Leason on June 26, 1948 in Macomb, IL. He passed away on July 2, 1997 in Peoria. She was also preceded in death by five sisters. She is survived by two sons, Steve Leason of Normal and Dave Leason of East Peoria; one daughter, Laura (Bill) Murray of Mapleton; two grandchildren, Erin Murray and Colleen Murray; and two sisters, Martha Flynn of Sun City West, AZ and Barbara Jean Waymack of Macomb. Pauline was a member of St. Thomas Catholic Church. A Funeral Mass will be at 12 Noon on Thursday, April 16, 2009 at St. Thomas Church with Msgr. William Watson officiating. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. on Wednesday at Wright & Salmon Mortuary and 30 minutes before the mass at the church. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery in Peoria. Memorial contributions may be made to Children’s Miracle Network. Tributes and condolences may be submitted to www.wrightandsalmon.com