LeRoy F. Sims (March 4, 1924 – July 9, 2010)

LeRoy F. Sims, 86 of Holiday , FL and formerly of Zanesville died Friday, July 09, 2010 at Pasco Hernando Hospice in Newport Ritchey FL.

He was born Tuesday, March 04, 1924 in Zanesville the son of Roy and Minnie (Clapper) Sims. He was married on Saturday, April 22, 1944 to Lena L ( Frakes ) Sims.

He was a former member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church and Served in the United States Navy during World War II. Surviving are his wife of the home, a daughter Beverly Keck and a son LeRoy F. Sims both of Norwalk CA. , Three grandchildren & four great grandchildren. Preceded in death by his parents, 7 sisters and 5 brothers.

No calling hours will be observed. A graveside service with Military honors conducted by the VFW local post 1058 will be held Friday, July 23, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. at Mount Olive Cemetery, Zanesville with Fr. Martin Ralko officiating.

Arrangements are being handled by the Hillis & Hardwick Funeral Home, 935 Forest Ave. Zanesville Ohio. To sign the online register book or to send a personal condolence note please visit www.HillisHardwickFH.com