Beatrice M. Leland, age 102, a lifelong resident of Ravenna, died Saturday, December 1, 2012 at Longmeadow Care Center in Ravenna. She was born May 6, 1910 in Ravenna to Bert L. and Belle (Kerwin) Hunt.
Beatrice worked as a clerk for Minards Sporting Goods in Ravenna, enjoyed bowling for over 55 years and traveling all over including Alaska and Nova Scotia.
Survivors include her daughter Catherine Cross of Columbia Station, OH, 11 grandchildren, several great grandchildren, sister Dorothy Tondiglia of Ravenna and former daughter in law Virginia Caruso of Ravenna. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Howard in 1983, sons Kenny and David Leland and brother Kenneth Hunt.
Calling hours will be from 10:00 AM Wednesday, December 5, 2012 until the time of service at 12:00 Noon on Wednesday at Shorts Spicer Crislip Funeral Home Ravenna Chapel. Reverend William Snyder will officiate. Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery in Twinsburg. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.sscfuneralhomes.com.
(Shorts Spicer Crislip Funeral Home (330) 296-6858 R-C 12-3-12)