Published on -10/19/2013, 5:19 PM
LeRoy Burton, 74, Catharine, died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, at Hays Medical Center.
He was born Nov. 15, 1938, in Damar to Meddie and Genevieve (St. Peter) Burton.
He married Mary Zwenger on June 1, 2006, in Catharine. He was a retired barber. He was a member of St. Catherine Catholic Church and a former Knight of Columbus member. He was a U.S. Army veteran.
Survivors include his wife, of the home in Catharine; a daughter, Dawn Ann Smyth and husband, Shawn, Larned; three brothers, Leo Burton and wife, Linda, Shawnee, Ron Burton and wife, Helga, Goshen, Ind., and Bob Burton and wife, Betty, Merriam; three sisters, Joanna Normandin and husband, Melvin, Hays, Madonna Dodd and husband, Doyle, Colwich and LeAnn Sack, Kansas City; his mother-in-law, Agnes Zwenger, Catharine; his sister-in-laws, Kathleen Randolph and husband, Edd, Waldo and Ruth Campbell and husband, Keith, Catharine; his brother-in-laws, Sam Zwenger and wife, Nina, Louisville, Ky., Tim Zwenger and wife, Christy, St. Louis, Mo., and Patrick Zwenger and wife, Paula, Omaha, Neb.; three grandchildren, Amanda Peck and husband, Ross, Hannah Smyth, and Brittany Baker; three great-grandchildren, Shawn Peck, Shea Peck and Sydney Peck; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the St. Catherine Catholic Church. Friends can call from 9 a.m. until time of service Monday at the church.
Memorials are suggested to Cardiac Care Center of Hays Medical Center in care of the Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 20th and Pine.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.haysmemorial.com.