Leighton T. Compton
Leighton T. Compton, 64, St. Marys, Ohio, died Monday, April 9, 2012.
He was a graduate of Morgan Township High School and served 16 years in the U.S. Marine Corps with two tours of duty in Vietnam and received the Purple Heart.
Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Amanda; a son, Leighton Jr.; and five granddaughters, all of Sardina, Ohio; his mother, Nora Compton of Palmyra; and two brothers, Don of Marengo and Ryan of Lanesville.
He was buried April 17 with full U.S. Marine Corps honors at the Dayton Ohio National Cemetery.
Arrangements: George C. Martin Funeral Home in Dayton.