Paul Wayne “Bus” Leohr, age 76, of Casey, IL passed away at 12:22 pm on Monday, April 24, 2017 at his home. He was born August 23, 1940 in Hazel Dell, IL, the son of Loyd Emery Leohr and Mildred Conova Huddleston Leohr.
He is survived by his son, Matthew (Amy) Leohr of Sullivan, IN; stepdaughters, Theresa (Tim) Hollowell and family of Bozeman, MT and Laura (John) Larocca and family of Chicago, IL; sisters, Opal Darling of Greenup, IL and Betty Griffin of Casey, IL; many nephews, nieces and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; ex-wife, Marilyn Graham; brothers, Allen “Jack” Leohr and Homer Lee “Sam” Leohr and step grandson, Phillip Hollowell.
Bus was a 1958 graduate of Casey High School. He was a US Army National Guard veteran. Bus was retired from Alltel Telephone Company as a maintenance engineer after many years. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, gardening, woodworking and small construction projects.
At his request there will be no services.
Memorial donations may be made to Clark County Animal Shelter, 15303 E. Anderson Rd., West Union, IL 62477 or your local Humane Society.
Markwell Funeral Home of Casey, IL is in charge of the arrangements.