November 24, 1938 - April 13, 2021
ADRIAN – LeRoy Dean Rockwell age 82, of Adrian died on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at the Hospice of Lenawee Home. He was born on November 24, 1938 to Elmer LeRoy and Glennora Alice (Dowell) Rockwell of Adrian. On December 6, 1958 LeRoy married the love of his life, Mary Kathryn Stubbins; and they shared almost 60 years together raising a family and creating memories before her death on August 17, 2018. LeRoy worked at Jones Transfer Trucking in Adrian for 30 years, retiring in 1991; during this time, he was also a part time farmer. Never one to sit still for long, after retiring LeRoy stayed busy by working at Braun Everiss Wagley Funeral Home and later Wagley Funeral Home helping wherever he was needed. He enjoyed hunting, woodworking, gardening and was very skilled at restoring antique tractors and trucks. LeRoy is survived by his children, Jeffrey (Carol) Rockwell, Dawn, (Michael) Boden and Timothy (Margaret) Rockwell, all of Adrian; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; siblings, Mary Alice (Raymond) Thompson and Joe (Peg) Rockwell; and sister-in-law, Patricia Wilson. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Mary Kathryn and granddaughter, Lyndsey Boden. Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 16, 2021 at 11 a.m. at Wagley Funeral Home, Adrian with Revs. Larry Betz and Geoff Koglin officiating. Burial will follow at East Rome Cemetery. Visitation is Thursday, April 15, 2021 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Following the Governor’s executive order, all attendees are required to wear a proper face covering, with the exception of those under the age of five years old or those who cannot medically tolerate. A live streaming of the service will be accessible from LeRoy’s tribute wall on www.WagleyFuneralHomes.com, where a link to view the recording will be available for 90 days. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lenawee. Online memories and condolences may be shared at www.WagleyFuneralHomes.com.
ADRIAN – LeRoy Dean Rockwell age 82, of Adrian died on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at the Hospice of Lenawee Home. He was born on November 24, 1938 to Elmer LeRoy and Glennora Alice (Dowell) Rockwell of Adrian. On December 6, 1958 LeRoy... View Obituary & Service Information
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