LeRoy Howard Lund

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Newell Hoerling Mortuary - Centralia

February 9, 1926 ~ March 31, 2015

LeRoy Howard Lund, 89, passed away peacefully on March 31, 2015 at his home in Centralia, Washington. He was preceded in death by his wife Dorothy E. Lund. LeRoy was born February 9, 1926 in Vancouver, Washington to Elizabeth and Irving Lund. He graduated from Ft. Vancouver High School in 1944, served in the Army in WW II, and later graduated from University of Washington and Western Washington University.
LeRoy married Dorothy on April 12, 1952 in Petersburg, Alaska and they were married for 48 years. They moved to Centralia in 1954. As a father, teacher, and administrator he positively affected the lives of many young people.
LeRoy was preceded in death by his wife; his parents; his sister, Anna; brothers, Harold and Delbert; and step-mother, Mabel. LeRoy is survived by his daughter, Natasha Koiv; son, Bruce Lund (Nancy); son, Brian Lund (Toni); and grandchildren, Mikael Koiv, Alexis Michaud, Alexander Lund and Kathryn Lund; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Funeral services for LeRoy will be held at Newell-Hoerling's Mortuary on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. Newell-Hoerling's is located at 205 W. Pine Street, Centralia, WA 98531. The family will be greeting friends and relatives at Riverside Golf Club, Chehalis WA on Tuesday following the service. Visitation may be made at Newell-Hoerling's on Monday from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m., and Tuesday from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests remembrances be made to the Centralia Lions Club for the Scholarship Fund; c/o Phyllis Schwiesow, 920 Fair St. Centralia, WA 98531.

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Published in The Columbian on Apr. 3, 2015
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