Cathy 'C.J.' Leighton
Published on -4/11/2011, 10:19 AM
Cathy "C.J." Leighton, 61, Quinter, died Saturday, April 9, 2011, at Gove County Medical Center, Quinter.
She was born Jan. 8, 1950, in Colby to Harold and Eileen (Layton) Rhea.
She married Yancy F. Leighton on March 24, 1979.
Survivors include her husband, Quinter; a son, Taos Leighton, Quinter; her mother, Oakley; her step-children, Tiffany Al-Deek and Shane Leighton, Arizona; a brother, Marshall Rhea, Oakley; three sisters, Patricia Stockham and Nancy Howard, both of Garden City, and Julie Flores, Gardner; and four step-grandchildren.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at United Methodist Church, Quinter; burial in Baker Township Cemetery, Quinter.
Visitation will be from 5:30 to 8 p.m. today at Schmitt Funeral Home, Quinter.
Memorials are suggested to United Methodist Church or Walk-A-Thon in care of the funeral home.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.Schmittfuneral.com.