Leonard Francis 'Toog' Ferriell, Jr.

December 18, 1937 ~ December 31, 2020 (age 83)


Leonard Francis ‘Toog’ Ferriell, Jr., age 83, of Vincennes, Indiana passed away on Thursday, December 31, 2020 at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Indiana. He was born on December 18, 1937 in Lukin Township, Illinois, the son of Leonard F. Ferriell, Sr. and Mildred (Bole) Ferriell. He married the love of his life, Betty Lou Biehl, on April 26, 1957, and she survives.

Leonard worked for Texaco Refinery for 32 years. He attended the First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville.

Preceding him in death were his parents and three sisters, Judith Ann Hayes, Bettye Krych, and Francine Belcher.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Lou of Vincennes, Indiana; three children, Lisa Wilson and husband, Duane of Monroe City, Indiana, Jerry Ferriell and wife, Mary of Noblesville, Indiana, and Karen Snider of Indianapolis, Indiana; nine grandchildren, Jason Fossmeyer, Evan Fossmeyer, Michael Wilson, Ellen Hutchinson, Kelly Ferriell, Sara Ferriell, Kyle Ferriell, Logan Gregory, and Lucas Snider; and nine great-grandchildren, Delilah Gregory, Stella Gregory, Gypsy Brown, Jake Wilson, Clare Wilson, Layla Snider, Bexley Snider, Avalyn Hutchinson, and Edison Hutchinson.

A public graveside service will be conducted on Tuesday, January 05, 2021 at 12:00 PM CST at the Lawrenceville City Cemetery, and may be viewed with the following link: Memorial donations may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville. Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home in Lawrenceville, Illinois is in charge of the arrangements.

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Graveside Service
January 5, 2021

12:00 PM
Lawrenceville City Cemetery
300 18th Street
Lawrenceville, IL 62439


First United Methodist Church

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