Leon Albin Bores|June 14, 1927-Sept.14, 2007

Jul 31, 2015


Leon Albin Bores, 80, of Norwalk, died Friday evening, Sept.14, 2007, in Twilight Gardens Home in Norwalk.

He was born June 14, 1927, in Peru Township and was a member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church. He was the owner and operator of Bores Excavating from 1954-88. He then moved to Ligonier, Ind., and moved back to the Norwalk area in 2000.

He is survived by his son, Robert "Butch" (Tammy) Bores of Norwalk; daughters, Donna (Tim) Wallace, Sharon (Larry) Perry, Elaine (Butch) Spaulding and Leona "Tuti" Robbins of Syracuse, Ind.; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; three brothers, Charles "Chuck" Bores, Eugene Bores and Willard "Willie" Bores, all of Norwalk.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Eileen M. (Barman) Bores in 2000; parents, Leo J. Bores and Irene (Wilhelm) Bores; sisters, Lucinda "Cindy" and Florence Sprowl.

Friends may call from 5-7 p.m. Monday in Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main St., Norwalk, where a funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. The Rev. Kenneth Lill will officiate. Burial will follow at St. Alphonsus Catholic Cemetery.

Condolences may be sent to norwalkfuneral.com.