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Obituaries

Beverly M. Leach

Beverly M. Leach of Newton died Thursday, July 3, 2014, at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines.

A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 8, at the Wallace Family Funeral Home in Newton. The family will greet friends from 5:30 to 8 p.m. today, July 7, at the funeral home. Memorials to the UnityPoint Foundation for the UnityPoint Clinic – Cardiology at Penn Avenue may be left at the Wallace Family Funeral Home. Memorials may also be mailed to the funeral home; add, Attn: Leach Family on the envelope.

Those left to honor Beverly’s memory are her husband, Larry of Newton; children, Annie Leach of Grinnell and Larry (Windy) Leach, Jr. of Grinnell; her nine grandchildren; a great-grandson; and 10 brothers and sisters. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; twin daughters, Teresa Leach in 2003, and Lisa Diggins in 2009; siblings, Roberta “Willy” Stafford, Rebecca Williams and twins, Jane and James in infancy; and her mother-in-law and father-in-law.

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