Larry C. Leaman, 80, Korea vet, Lance salesman, LCGA Senior Golf Championship winner

By on January 31, 2018

Larry C. Leaman, 80, of Lititz, died at Hospice & Community Care in Mount Joy on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018 after a brief illness.

Born in Lancaster, he was the son of the late Henry and Pearl Kline Leaman. He was the loving husband of Beverly J. Leaman, and they celebrated their 32nd wedding anniversary last November.

Larry worked for Lance Inc. for over 30 years and was one of the top 10 salespersons in the county three times during his employment. He proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict, and received a Good Conduct Medal.

He was a lifelong and avid golfer. He was a member of the Lancaster County Golf Association and had served on their board of directors. His proudest golf moment was when he won the Lancaster County Golf Association Senior Golf Championship in 1990 with a score of 71 at Tanglewood Golf course. He loved animals, gardening, feeding the birds in his yard, and his yearly vacation to the Outer Banks.

He is preceded in death by his first wife: Dawn Glory (Stough) Leaman; and his brother: Jerry.

He is survived by his wife: Beverly, at home; daughter: Michele Leaman-Potteiger, Harrisburg; three stepchildren: Carrie Fulton, Buddy Hostetter, and Trisha Ritter; as well as six grandchildren.

Cremation has taken place and private family services will be held.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions should be made to Pet Pantry, 26 Millersville Road, Lancaster, PA 17603; or Lancaster County Junior Golf Tour Scholarship, 1705 Oregon Pike, Lancaster, PA 17601.

To send the family a personal condolence , visit Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home, Lititz, assisted Larry’s family with the planning.

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