Edward William Leshikar Family


Edward William Leshikar Family

Husband: Edward William Leshikar

Born: 19 Nov 1905at: Beyersville, Williamson Co, Tx
Married: at: 
Died: 26 Feb 2000at: Lake Jackson, Brazoria Co, Tx
Buried: at: 

Wife: Edith Ruth Caffey

Born: 11 Apr 1913at: , , Tx
Died: 10 Aug 2003at: 
Buried: at: 
Father: Charles B. Caffey
Mother: Fannie Elizabeth (Hettie) Hunt


Name: Edward William Leshikar Jr.
Born: 09 Oct 1933at: , Bastrop Co, Tx
Died: at: 
Buried: at: 
Spouses: Clara Lee (Curlie) May  

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About Edith Ruth Caffey:

Edith Ruth Caffey Leshikar's funeral was held on August 13, 2003 at the Lakewood Funeral Home at 2 PM with opening prayer by Dr. James H. Peiter, and scripture (23rd Psalm by Reverend Rosemary Behrens. One of her grandsons spoke. The song was "It is Well With My Soul" Further information on her life follows:

She was a charter member of Chapelwood United Methodist Church in Lake Jackson, Texas. She was an area resident since 1941..Valasco, Freeport, and then Lake Jackson. She worked at Dow Chemical and retired after 25 years service. She began the PTA at Velasco Elementary School. She was a member of the "Pink Ladies" She was a loving, caring and devoted mother, granmother and great-granmother..........[.Sister and Aunt! And Daughter!!] She was preceded in death by a spouse of 67years, Edward W. Leshikar. Her parents were: Charles and Hettie Frances (Fannie) Caffey. Sisters: Ethel Ford (of Taylor), Myrtis Desby (most recently of Elgin), Ellen Corinne Johnson (Early of Taylor, but most of her life she and all her family lived in Austin, Texas) , Marie Carter (of Taylor but mainly of Elgin, Tx). Brothers: Roy, Ollie, Earl and Ralph Caffey.

Son: Bill Leshikar and wife Clara ("Curlie") of Lake Jackson.
Grandchildren: Steven Leshikar and wife Emily of Coppell, Tx;
Judy Leshikar of Florence, South Caroline; Beth Brannan and husband, Dale of Austin, Texas.
Great-Grandchildren: Amanda, David and Elizabeth Leshikar
Blake and Travis Brannan

She was born on April 11, l913 and passed from this life on August 10, 2003.

Revised: 06-Jun-15  12:08 PM