Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
January 3, 2012 11:40 am EST


SUNBURY — Daniel “Dan” Leaf, 59, of Sunbury, passed away Friday, Dec. 30, 2011, at OSU Medical Center.

He was born June 18, 1952, in Columbus and was a 1970 graduate of Northland High School. A Sunbury area resident for the past 25 years, he retired from Ohio Bell, where he worked as a repairman. Dan also operated Dantel Phone Co.

He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Cherie (Green); son, Brian of Johnstown; daughter, Jody (Scott) Duncan of Cardington; grandchildren, Allyson, Gage and Mason.

Friends may call Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Ohio 3 at Ohio 61, Sunbury, where service will follow Wednesday at 2 p.m., with Celebrant Don Lockwood officiating.

Memorial contributions can be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 1373 Grandview Ave., Suite 200, Columbus, OH 43213; or American Cancer Society, 870 Michigan Ave., Columbus, OH, 43215. Condolences may be expressed at

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