GREENVILLE - Leonard James Brock Sr., age 76, of Greenville, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly on Nov. 22, 2013, at 8 p.m. at Wayne HealthCare ER.
He was born on Sept. 25, 1937, in Dayton, Ohio, to the late Leroy "Jim" and Oretha (McMillian) Brock.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Carolyn (Gibson) Brock of Greenville; children and their spouses, James L. Brock of Greenville, Julie (Sam) Sponaugle of Bradford, Joy (Mike) Tedore of Greenville, John Brock of Greenville, Lenny Brock of Greenville and Jill (Jimmy) McAlpin of Greenville; 17 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his sisters, Anna Redman and Diane Kiser; brother Leroy Brock; as well as two grandchildren.
Leonard was a member of the First Assembly of God. He was an avid coon hunter and extremely proud of his Indiana heritage.
There will be a service held on Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio, with Pastor Dale Boeger officiating. Burial will follow. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. It is the wishes of the family that memorial contributions be given to the Darke County Breast Cancer Association. Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com