Thursday, November 10, 2005

Leota Mae Osborne, 69, of Aurora, passed away Sunday, Nov. 6, 2005, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield.

She was born on Dec. 25, 1935, in Billings, the daughter of the late Willie and Della Rodgers Wittenborn.

She was a secretary for an insurance company. She was a Baptist.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Ersher; and one sister, Margratha Sullivan.

Survivors include: four sisters, Mildred Sequira, of Republic, Wilma Jung, of Aurora, Ledia Brown, of Paola, Kan., and Eula Arney, of Gladstone; and three brothers, Lanier Wittenborn, of Union, Vernal "Poss" Wittenborn, of Marionville, and David Wittenborn, also of Marionville.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrange-ments are under the direction of Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home, Monett.