Leonard G. Royce

Leonard G. Royce, 78, of Jacksonville, Ore., passed away on Tuesday, August 5, 2008, at Rogue Valley Medical Center.

Interment was on August 13, 2008, at the V.A. Cemetery in Eagle Point, Ore., with family members present.

He retired from the Marine Corps July 2, 1972, having served 30 years in the military in all. Time spent in Korea, Vietnam and Okinawa.

His retirement physical disclosed diabetes for which he recieved his disability. The disease and its consequenses contributed largely to his death.

He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Mary D. Royce, U.S. Army retired; two children by former marriages, Darlene Hall and Leonard McGraw; immediate family members, brother, Lloyd E. Royce, of Alturas, Calif; and sisters, Loretta Wissenback, Central Point, Ore, and Lavene Luehrs, of Medford, Ore.

Arrangements were made by Rogue Valley Funeral Alternatives.