Obituaries

Obituaries

Madeline Redford Leuty 1916 - 2005 Lawrence

Graveside services for Madeline Redford Leuty, 88, Lawrence, will be at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Greenwood Cemetery and Mausoleum in Fort Worth, Texas.Mrs. Leuty died Thursday, April 14, 2005, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.She was born Aug. 26, 1916, in Fort Worth, the daughter of Knute and Beulah Tribble Redford. She graduated from Stripling High School in 1933. She moved to Lawrence in 1986.Mrs. Leuty was executive director of Government Employees Credit Union in Fort Worth. She managed the home office for all Sears Department Store's Employee Credit Union from 1961 until she retired in 1986.She married Howard W. Leuty in June of 1938. He died in 1999.Survivors include a daughter, Peggy Sullivan; and close friend Jamie Pettengill, Lawrence.Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home in Lawrence, where the family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday.The family suggests memorials to the Lawrence Humane Society or Lawrence Community Theater, sent in care of the funeral home.Online condolences may be sent at www.rumsey-yost.com.