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Leota Hoover

December 21, 1921 — September 16, 2017

Leota Maxine Hoover, age 95, Mound City, Kansas passed away on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at her home. She was born at Pleasanton, Kansas on December 21, 1921 the daughter of Robert and Edna Evans Moody. She married Earl Hoover who preceded her in death on October 10, 1967. Leota was also preceded in death by a grandson, Kevin Littrell, a brother, Robert Moody, and two sisters, Lee Epstein and Marg Wills. She worked as a clerk at Clark''s Sporting Good and Appliance, IGA and Irwin''s Mercantile. She was truly a Christian Woman who had a deep faith in our Lord. She could not always attend church, but, she regularly watched church and religious show on television. In earlier days she enjoyed gardening and flowers, reading and arts and crafts. Leota is survived by two daughters, Sherrill Littrell and husband Lee, Judy Adams and husband Dennis, three sons, Larry Hoover, Steve Hoover and wife Cathy, and Dale Hoover, four sisters, Arvella Umphenour, Alice Vinson, Marilyn Miller and Winnie Moore, ten grandchildren, nineteen great grandchildren and five great great grandchildren. Funeral service will be held at 11 am Thursday, September 21, 2017 at the Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Mound City Chapel. Visitation will be held one hour prior from 10 am to service time at the Schneider Chapel. Burial will be in the Woodland Cemetery. The family suggests contributions to the Mound City United Methodist Church. On line condolences for the family can be left at

Visitation Details

Thursday, September 21st, 2017 10:00am - 11:00am, Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Mound City Chapel

Service Information

Thursday, September 21st, 2017 11:00am, Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Mound City Chapel

Interment Details

Woodland Cemetery

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