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.