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Leila Teresa Doren

Las Vegas, Nevada

Sep 16, 1933 – May 9, 2020

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September 16, 1933
DIED
May 9, 2020
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Las Vegas, Nevada

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LEILA CLARK DOREN Leila Clark Doren passed away peacefully on May 9, 2020 with her family by her side. Leila was born on September 16, 1933 in Montana. At nine months old she moved to Las Vegas with her family. Parents, Robert and Mae Clark, and siblings, Robert, John, Roberta, Connie, and Jeanette. Leila's father worked on the Hoover Dam and made Las Vegas their home. Leila attended Las Vegas High School where she was a majorette. She met and married Jack Doren, whom she loved and was married to for 48 years until his passing in 2002. They had two children, Tom and Carole. Daughter in law, Marlene and son in law, Lionel. She also had three grandchildren, Jordan, Alex, and Lexie. Lastly, 2 great-grand-children Lennox and Jordan. Leila lived a very colorful life. She adored music, loved attending the YMCA, parties, and visiting her many friends. She never met a stranger and loved to talk. Leila's nickname was, "Miss Beautiful" and her motto was, "Live, Love, Laugh, and Lipstick!" We will miss her laugh and her love. See you in Heaven Mom.


Special Thank you to Desert View Senior Living and Comfort Hospice.  You all were amazing ♥


*** In lieu of flowers please make a donation in her memory  to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation***


 


A Fallen Limb


A limb has fallen from the family tree. I keep hearing a voice that says, “Grieve not for me. Remember the best times, the laughter, the song. The good life I lived while I was strong. Continue my heritage, I’m counting on you. Keep smiling and surely the sun will shine through. My mind is at ease, my soul is at rest. Remembering all, how I truly was blessed. Continue traditions, no matter how small. Go on with your life, don’t worry about falls. I miss you all dearly, so keep up your chin. Until the day comes


we’re together again.”

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Carole and family, So sorry for your loss of your mother. She is loved and will be missed. Our prayers our with you and your family.

We are very sad to hear of Leilas passing. May she Rest In Peace. Our prayers for peace and comfort to your family

With love from Don Harrison and family.

Leila

saying a few words for someone not known
with this lady, it's easy with the video shown
her girl is my friend the bright light I met
which I'm sure Leila had something clearly to do with
her life seemed to be a peaceful existence
appearing to have little to no external resistance
it was obvious to see by the tightness of their hands
the love that she felt for her husband
they seemed lucky to...

She is so beautiful! We are sorry for the loss of your mother ❤

Will miss you beautiful and your wonderful smile

Just a few wonderful memories of
my Aunt Leila...

~of course, her infectious laugh,

~that she always carried a tube of lipstick, which she did share freely if needed,

~ of her always being dressed beautifully,

~of her deep love for Uncle Jack, her children, their spouses, her grandchildren, their spouse and partner and her great grandchildren!

~and not to be forgotten, of her love of animals (Ill never forget that mischievous pet...

May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.

Carole at one of the saddest times in our lives you have such incredible memories to hold on to. You had such a special mother daughter bond ❤