Leonard Gregory Lance
October 25, 1952 - May 20, 2021

Leonard Gregory Lance

Leonard Gregory Lance
Oct 25, 1952 - May 20, 2021

Leonard Gregory Lance

BLUE GRASS, Iowa - Leonard Gregory Lance, 68, of Blue Grass, passed away on Thursday, May 20, 2021, at the University of Iowa.

The Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online Condolences: www.wittichfuneralhome.com

Leonard was born on October 25, 1952, in Mt. Carmel, Illinois, the son of Leonard Lance and Audrey Berberich. He married Rita Puntieri on July 15, 1972.

Leonard was a harness horseman for many years. He raced horses, worked at a boat marina, and enjoyed fishing, woodworking, and leatherworking.

Those left to honor his memory include his wife, Rita Lance of Bluegrass; his sons, Kevin Lance and wife, Paula, of New Boston, Illinois, and Jason Lance and wife, Sue, of Davenport; six grandchildren; and three siblings, Janice Lance of Belmont, Illinois, Doug Lance and wife, Mona, of Henderson, Kentucky, and Gary Lance of Belmont, Illinois.

He is preceded in death by his parents.


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