Leon (Cokie) Bary, age 84, Ramsey, Ind., passed away Sunday, Aug. 14, 2022.
Leon was born Aug. 12, 1938, in Indianapolis, Ind., to the late Herman Dowdle and Louise Bary.
Leon was a retired driver from the former Conway Trucking Co., an Air Force veteran and member of Bonnie Sloan American Legion Post No. 28, New Albany, Ind., and Saint Bernard Catholic Church, Frenchtown, Ind.
Also preceding him in death was a son, Marty Lynn Bary.
Surviving are his wife, Norma Lee Erwin Bary; sons, Ricky Leon Bary of Ramsey and Ronald Wayne Bary of Ramsey; daughter, Terri Lea Striegel (Dana) of New Salisbury, Ind.; grandchildren, Eric Alan Arnold (Amanda), Alisha Lea Heitkemper (Michael), Mike Bary and Joseph Bary (Cassandra); and great-grandchildren, Michael Heitkemper II, Dylan Heitkemper, Ayden Arnold, Hattie Bary, Chole Bary, Bentley Bary and Kameron Arnold.
Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022, at Saint Bernard Catholic Church, 7600 Highway 337, Depauw, Ind., with burial in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and after 9 a.m. Thursday at Swarens Funeral Home, 1405 Highway 64 NW, Ramsey.