The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

April 8, 2014

Leatherman, 94


Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — Mildred Leatherman will celebrate her 94th birthday with a reception for family and friends at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 12, at the TPI Building, 320 W. Maple. She requests no gifts. Cards may be sent to 125 N. Burdet, Enid, OK 73701.

Mildred was born April 12, 1920, in Clarendon, Texas, the daughter of Frank and Lois Wallin.

She married Lester Leatherman on Aug. 13, 1943. He died in February 2012.

She taught school in Balko, Okla., and Perryton, Texas, for many years. She enjoyed quilting and needle work. She moved to Enid in 1998 to be closer to her children. She is a member of Church of Christ and the Senior Citizens.

Her children are Larry and Judy Leatherman, Erie, Colo.; George and Ruby Tritschler, Enid; Kenny and Kay Waggoner, Stillwater; and Darrell and Rhonda Tore, Tulsa. She has 11 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.