Cover photo for Leo A. Hanger's Obituary
Leo A. Hanger Profile Photo

Leo A. Hanger

June 18, 1923 — May 29, 2007

Leo A. Hanger

'View Video Tribute'

Mr. Leo A. Hanger passed away, May 29, 2007, at The St. Francois Manor Nursing Home, at the age of 84 years, 11 months & 11 days. Leo was born June 18, 1923, in Exchange, MO., to David & Edna 'Vinson' Hanger. Also preceding were: 1 Brother, Burnell Hanger & a Special Nephew, Gary Hanger.

Leo was a US ARMY Veteran of World War II & was awarded A Purple Heart & 3 Bronze Stars while serving in Northern Solomons Luzon & The New Guinea Campaigns. Leo was a member of Farmington First Baptist Church & the Ellington Rotary Club. Leo was awarded a "Paul Harris" Fellowship by Rotary International. Leo volunteered at the Farmington Ministerial Alliance Thrift Store.

Survivors include, his wife, Mary Lou 'Gallaher' Hanger, of Farmington; 4 Daughters: Kathy 'Mrs. Gary' Henderson, of Cassville, MO; Deena 'Mrs. Darrell' Thompson, of DeSoto, MO; Sherry 'Mrs. Jack' Hale, of Poplar Bluff, MO & Lynne 'Mrs. Dennis' Schmoele, of Ste. Genevieve, MO. 1 Son, John (& Shana) Hanger, of Farmington. 3 Sisters-In-Law, Nita Hanger, of Ellington, MO; Geneve Moyer, of Ironton, MO., & Ruth 'Mrs Ron' McCurdy, of Houston, TX. 10 Grandchildren: Chuck & Sara Henderson; Rebecca (& Gary) Merseal; Rachel Stroder; Steven & Eric O'Briant; Jeff Hale; Brandon Schmoele and Dylan & Brandt Sarratt. 1 Great-Grandson, Caden Scott Merseal. Also numerous other relatives & friends.

Visitation : Thursday, 5-8 p.m., Visitation resumes Friday @ 7:00 a.m.

Funeral : Friday - 10:00 a.m., June 1st

at : TAYLOR Funeral Service CHAPEL, with Dr. William C. Miller officiating.

Interment with full military honors at : Hillview Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Farmington.

Memorials to: * Farmington First Baptist Church - Library Fund &/or * Farmington First Baptist Church.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Leo A. Hanger, please visit our flower store.

Guestbook

Visits: 2

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree