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Monday, December 28, 2020

Obituary - Leland Burton Hursh

Funeral services for Leland Hursh of Butler, Missouri will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler. 

Visitation will be prior to services from 1-2 p.m. Wednesday at Schowengerdt Chapel. Burial in Greenlaw Cemetery, Rich Hill, Missouri. 

Contributions in lieu of flowers to Community of Christ (Butler Congregation), 409 W Dakota, Butler, MO 64730 or BCMH Auxiliary, 615 W Nursery, Butler, MO 64730. Online condolences, www.schowengerdtchapel.com.

Leland Burton Hursh, age 96 of Butler, Missouri went home Saturday, December 26, 2020 at his home in Butler. He was born November 26, 1924 to Clark Lee and Jennie Ward Hursh in New Lexington, Ohio.

Leland is survived by his wife, Helen Hursh of Butler, Missouri; one daughter, Patricia Fletcher of Kansas City, Missouri; three brothers, Floyd Hursh and wife Verlyn of Warrensburg, Missouri, Tommy Hursh of Lenorah, Texas and Jim Hursh and wife Sandra of Cropwell, Alabama; one stepdaughter, Merril Dutton and husband John of Media, Pennsylvania; and nine step-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; infant son, David; his wife Vinita (Swarens) Hursh; second wife, Orvene (Tillery) Hursh; sister-in-law, Ouida Hursh; and two stepsons, Jerry Sivils and Darrel Moore.

Due to Covid, the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel respectfully asks that everyone wear a mask and practice social distancing.