Leonard Russell Overcash Sr., age 75, passed away on Wednesday, December 22, 2021.
Leonard is survived by his wife, MaryFran; sons, Josh (Andrea) Overcash and Rusty (Julie) Overcash; daughters, Paula Overcash, Leann (Rick) Lund, Mary Kelly (Randy) Anderson, Stephanie (Tom) Gajdorus and Libby (Mark) Augustine; grandchildren, Todd, Derrick and Jessica Overcash, Justin, Julia and Mya Ryl-Kuchar, Jeremy and Paige Overcash, Seth (Samantha), Cole (Courtney) and Dylan (Haley) Gajdorus, Jameson (Peyton) Tuneburg, Emily (Daniel) and Grace Anderson, Sophia and Vivian Augustine; great-granddaughter, Makinley Grace Gajdorus; brothers, Ted (Frankie) Overcash of Joliet and Michael (Kay) Overcash of Waco, TX; dearest friend, Frank (Mary) Beggs of St. Anne.
Preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Anna (nee Erio) Overcash; granddaughter, Samantha Lynn Overcash; and grandson, Noah John Gajdorus.
Leonard retired from Stepan Chemical Company after over 20 years of dedicated service. His grandchildren and great-granddaughter were the light of his life. Leonard was a Civil War enthusiast and was very involved in Civil War reenactments. He will be truly missed by all who knew him.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Leonard’s name to Lightways Hospice would be appreciated.
Per Leonard’s wishes cremation rites have been accorded. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, December 29, 2021 with a memorial visitation at Stone Hill Bible Church, 1516 Edgerton Dr, Joliet, IL 60435 from 10:30 a.m. until the time of service to be held at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Joliet.