Barbara J. Crispen 1 2
- Born: 6 May 1939, Warren, Huntington County, Indiana, USA
- Marriage (1): Jackie (Jack) Lee Leas on 6 Dec 1956 in Warren, Huntington County, Indiana, USA
- Died: 6 Jan 2002, Warren, Huntington County, Indiana, USA at age 62
- Buried: Asbury Cemetery, Montpelier, Wells County, Indiana 3
From the Huntington Herald Press Online, January 28, 2002
Barbara J. Leas, 62, rural Warren, died at 7:35 a.m. Saturday (Jan. 26, 2002) at her home. Mrs. Leas was a graduate of Warren High School and had been employed at Southern Wells High School for many years. She was a member of and treasurer for Asbury United Methodist Church, Montpelier, where she was a member of United Methodist Women. She was born May 6, 1939, in Warren, to Earl and Erma McIntire Crispen. Her marriage was Dec. 6, 1956, in Warren, to Jack L. Leas. He survives. Also surviving are three sons, Dave Leas, Mark Leas, and Dennis Leas, all of Montpelier; two daughters, Mrs. Terry (Gwen) McElhaney, Montpelier, and Mrs. Greg (Nancy) Slentz, Hartford City; 17 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; three brothers, Richard Crispen and Ronald Crispen, both of Bluffton, and Robert Crispen, Huntington; and four sisters, Mrs. Robert (Bernice) Shideler, Warren, Mrs. John (Doris) Willett, Roanoke, Mrs. Max (Colleen) Hodge, Alexandria, and Joyce Brockup, Tulsa, Okla. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Paul Crispen and Ed Crispen, and a sister, Carolyn Cook. Calling is from 2-8 p.m. Monday at Glancy Funeral Homes-H. Brown & Son Chapel, Warren, where services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday with Rev. Joe Haney officiating. Burial will be at Asbury Cemetery, Montpelier. Preferred memorials are to Family Hospice of Northeast Indiana, 265 W. Water St., Berne, or Asbury United Methodist Church, 7193W-1100N-90, Montpelier, IN 4739.
Barbara married Jackie (Jack) Lee Leas, son of Ralph Lugar Leas and Ruey Glee Slusher, on 6 Dec 1956 in Warren, Huntington County, Indiana, USA. (Jackie (Jack) Lee Leas was born on 2 Sep 1937 in Jackson Twp. Wells Co., IN,4 died on 19 Jun 2008 in Warren, Huntington County, Indiana, USA and was buried on 22 Jun 2008 in Asbury Cemetery, Montpelier, Wells County, Indiana.)