Lois Newhouse Leishman

SALINEVILLE – Lois Newhouse Leishman, 97, of Salineville Road died Tuesday evening at the Sterling House in Salem.

She was born Sept. 5, 1916, a daughter of the late Ernest and Molly Bray Newhouse.

She lived all her life in the Salineville area, graduated from Salineville High School, and married Kenneth Leishman Sept.10, 1935. He preceded her in death on Dec. 20, 1982.

A member of the Salineville Church of Christ, she was a homemaker.

She is survived by a daughter, Janet Burns of Columbiana; a son, William (BJ) Leishman of Gambier; nine grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren and six great great grandchildren.

A service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at the Kerr-Pastore Funeral Home in Salineville with Fred O. May officiating. Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery.

Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m.

To view this obituary or to send on line condolences, please visit www.kpwfh.com