Leon Franklin Morphew June 22, 1928-Feb. 22, 2013 Resident of Pinole Passed away from cancer. Originally from El Dorado, Texas, joined the Marines, then relocated to the West Coast in Pinole. Spent several years as an insurance broker and active member of the community. Survived by wife Shirley (Kuchenthal), Brother Forrest (Effimia), extended family plus many nieces and nephews throughout the country. Our loss is very great without Leon. Remember to cherish those you love, knowing we only have this very moment of life.
Published in Contra Costa Times on Mar. 21, 2013