Saturday, March 1, 2014

Leonard B. Jorrey, 1916-1918

Leonard Burton Jorrey, born in 1916, was the son of Bert and Catherine (Winkler) Jorrey. Sadly, he died at the age of two years and four months, on March 1, 1918. His cause of death of muscular rheumatism.  Young Leonard B. Jorrey was buried at Sandusky's Oakland Cemetery. An obituary for Leonard appeared in the Sandusky Register of March 2, 1918. In the year 1918, there were many obituaries in local newspapers, due to the influenza epidemic and the ongoing Great War.

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