The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa


July 19, 2012

Robert A. ‘Bob’ Leech

WHEATLAND — Aug. 5, 1966 - July 16, 2012

Robert  A. “Bob” Leech, 45, of Wheatland, died July 16, 2012, at Alcoa in Riverdale, Iowa.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Chapmans in Wheatland. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, July 20, at Chapman Funeral Home in Wheatland. Tessa Cavey and Pastor Eric Swenson will be officiating. Burial will be at a later date.

He was born August 5,1966, in Keosauqua, Iowa, to Charley Leech and Cheryl Russell. He married Brandi Conrad on July 13, 2002, in Wheatland.

Bob had a love of baseball, including coaching little league. He loved to grill, fish, was a master ping-pong player and loved spending time with his family. Bob worked at ADM for 9 years before working at Monsanto in Muscatine and currently at Alcoa in Riverdale.

Survivors include his parents, Charley and Cheryl Leech of Wheatland; wife, Brandi; four sons, Levi Robert Leech of DeWitt, Dustin James (Erin) Leech of Wheatland, Brandon Michael Conrad of Wheatland and Collen Joseph Michael Leech of Wheatland; daughter, Bobbi-Jo Lyn Leech of Wheatland; brothers, Todd Michael (Chong) Leech of Cedar Rapids and James Alan Leech of Wheatland; sisters, Kathy Lynn Hamilton of Wheatland and Amy (Michael) Adney of Goose Lake, Iowa; a grandson, Blake Elliott and one on the way; and numerous aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces and cousins.

A memorial fund has been established at First Trust and Savings Bank in Wheatland.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Daniel Ray Leech, grandparents, aunts and uncles.

Death date: July 16, 2012

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