Leatrice J. (Witmer) Cockill

February 21, 1930 ~ October 21, 2019 (age 89)

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Leatrice J. Cockill
October 21, 2019
Leatrice J. Cockill, 89, of S. Tulpehocken St., Pine Grove, passed away on Monday, October 21, 2019 at Wellspan Good Samaritan Hospital, Lebanon.
Born on February 21, 1930  in Pine Grove,  she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Joyce Heberling Witmer.
She was a 1947 graduate of Pine Grove High School and a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Pine Grove.
Leatrice enjoyed bowling and was a member of several leagues that bowled in Pine Grove and Pottsville.  She also enjoyed going to the casino.
Preceding her in death were her husband Lester Cockill, brother, Marlin Witmer; great grandson Owen Umbenhauer.
Surviving are a daughter, Linda Umbenhauer of Mechanicsburg; two sons, Michael and wife Gloria Cockill of Pine Grove, Larry and wife Karen Cockill of Union, CT; three grandchildren, Heidi Kreitz, Robert Umbenhauer, and Marlin Cockill;  six great grandchildren, Angel, Darrian, Meadow, Willow, Ridge and Kailani; one great great grandchild Bentley.
All Services will be held at the convenience of the family with Pastor Stephen Ginder officiating.  Interment will be in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Pine Grove.
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