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Leona Marilyn Harloff

Leona Marilyn Harloff


Palmetto, Fla. — Leona Marilyn Harloff, 91, of Palmetto, Fla., formerly of Batavia, passed away on Tuesday (Nov. 9, 2021) at Lakewood Ranch Hospital in Sarasota, Fla.

Mrs. Harloff was born Aug. 19, 1930, in Indian Falls, a daughter of the late Clarence and Nora (Thompson) Cook.

She was a former member of the Indian Falls United Methodist Church. She was a devoted mother who cherished every moment spent with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Leona is the wife of Francis Roy Harloff, who predeceased her on Nov. 29, 2006. Leona is also predeceased by her brothers, Calvin (late Irene) Cook and Stewart (late Ruth) Cook, both of California; and her sister, Verna (late Gerry) Reynolds of Corfu.

Surviving are her children, David (MaryAnn) Harloff of Ft. Meyers, Fla., Deborah (Richard) Kleckler Wagner of Batavia, Paul (late Dawn) Harloff of Palmetto, Fla., Robert (Kay) Harloff of Palmetto, Fla., Susie (Tom) Thornton of Ocala, Fla., Sandy Harloff of Palmetto, Fla., Greg (Stacy) Harloff, and Cheryl Harloff, both of Palmetto, Fla.; brothers, Dwane (late Shirley) Cook of Lockport and Elliot (late Cookie) Cook of California. Thirteen grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren, along with many nieces and nephews, also survive.

Family and Friends are invited to a graveside service in Grandview Cemetery, Clinton Street Road in Batavia on Tuesday at 2 p.m., where Leona will be laid to rest beside her husband. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 4955 North Bailey Avenue, Suite 217, Amherst, NY 14226.

Arrangements were entrusted to the H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home in Batavia. Please leave a condolence, share a story, or light a candle at

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