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Mr. David G. Leaders


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Mr.  David G. Leaders Obituary
David G. Leaders, 64, of Quincy Michigan, passed away Friday, October 28, 2016 at the University of Michigan Health System in Ann Arbor with his wife and sister by his side. David was born January 31, 1952 in Defiance, Ohio to Clayton Leaders and Mary (Florence) Mandrick. He married his high school sweet heart and the love of his life Karen Burlew on November 20, 1971; she survives.

David graduated from Reading High School in 1970 and was accepted at Tri-State University where he earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering. As an Electrical Engineer he traveled around the eastern U.S working for both Military and Civilian companies. David was an Amateur Radio Operator in Coldwater, Mi. He loved fishing, shopping and playing loud music with his grandchildren. He loved scuba diving with his son in Florida; loved all outdoor activities and mowing lawn at a high rate of speed which made the grandchildren laugh.

Surviving Mr. Leaders is his wife Karen, his mother Mary (Arnold) Mandrick of Cambria. His children Brian (Karen Voiles) Leaders of Naples, Florida, Amber (Otonas) Simpukas of Tazewell, Tennessee, and Andria Tipton of Fort Wayne, IN. His grandchildren Madeleine Leaders; Catalina, Zakarius and Vanagas Simpukas; Kyla and Jace Tipton. Siblings Peggy Kalis, Barbara Newell, Janice Wigent and Donald Leaders. He was proceeded in death by his father Clayton Leaders.

Memorial services for David Leaders will beat 3 p.m. Sunday at the VanHorn-Eagle Funeral Home in Hillsdale, MI with Pastor Jessica Hahn officiating. Visitation will be Sunday at 2 p.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the family, c/o VanHorn-Eagle Funeral Home, or to . For online condolences, visit www.eaglefuneralhomes.com
Published in The Hillsdale Daily News from Nov. 1 to Nov. 2, 2016
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