Leon Diss (77) of Alma


Published on October 16 2013 3:09 pm

Leon Diss, 77, of Alma, Illinois died at 8:03 a.m. Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at his home.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 19 at 11 a.m. at Neal Funeral Home, Kinmundy with Bro. Dale Hunt officiating. Visitation will be held Saturday from 9-11 a.m. at Neal Funeral Home. Burial will be in Gray Cemetery, rural Kinmundy. Memorials may go to the Kinmundy Christian Church. Online condolences may be left at www.jwnealfuneralhome.net

He was born August 12, 1936, the son of Lowell Charles and Mildred Rose (Shaffer) Diss of Kinmundy. He married Judy Lakes of Alma July 27, 1958 and she survives. Diss was in trucking and a partner with his brother as Diss Trucking. He was a member of Kinmundy Christian Church.

Survivors are his wife; sons, Kevin (wife Cheri) Diss of Alma and Jeff Diss (friend Denise Meyer) of Centralia; daughter, Kathy Bainbridge of Alma; eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

He was preceeded in death by his parents and brothers, Lowell Diss Jr., Darrell Diss, Jim Diss and Larry Diss.