News From Terre Haute, Indiana

January 15, 2013

Joseph Martin McLeish


CLINTON — Joseph Martin McLeish, 89, passed away Jan. 10, 2013. He was born in Clinton on Dec. 21, 1923, the son of Charles and Anna McLeish.

Joe is survived by his wife, Betty (the former Elizabeth Cecelia Leppert), whom he married Oct. 6, 1951; three children, Claudia “Annie” Majors, Michael McLeish and Rosemarie Miller; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; brothers, Richard, John (Jack), Archibald, and Hugh; and sisters, MaryAnn Helt, Dorothy Zahller and Elizabeth (Betty Lou) Cunningham.

Viewing will be Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, from 9 to 11 a.m., at St. Monica Catholic Church, in Indianapolis, followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 11 a.m., and internment at St. Joseph Cemetery in Indianapolis. Arrangements entrusted to Little & Sons Funeral Home, in Beech Grove. Condolences may be made at: