In loving memory of

Georgia Lee Leaver
December 31, 1948 - December 20, 2018

Georgia Lee Leaver, 69, of Monmouth, Iowa, passed away on Thursday evening, December 20, 2018, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa.

A celebration of Georgia's life will be held at 11 A.M., Thursday, December 27, 2018, at Carson Celebration of Life Center in Maquoketa, Iowa. Visitation will be held prior to the service from 9:30 A.M. to 11 A.M. at the funeral home. Burial will be at the Monmouth, Iowa Cemetery.

Georgia Lee Neal was born on December 31, 1948 in Monticello, Iowa, to Paul and Darlene (Pritchard) Neal. She was educated in Midland of Wyoming Schools and had worked at a factory in Chicago prior to moving back to Monmouth, Iowa where she owned and operated the "Hound Dog" tavern for many years.

Those left to honor her memory include her brother and sister-in-law, Rich and Cindy Neal of Maquoketa, IA; 3 nieces, Jennifer (Brian) Eckhardt of Olin, IA, Kristin (Eric) Garien of Maquoketa, IA, and Lacey (Terry) Frahm of Baldwin, IA; 7 great-nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Felipe "Phil" Verdin of Monmouth, IA. She was preceded in death by her parents.

In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, a Georgia Lee Leaver memorial fund has been established.

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Kathy McCloy wrote on Dec 24, 2018:

"Many good memories left behind from this woman! So sorry to hear. Prayers!"

Jack rosenberg wrote on Dec 24, 2018:

"Georgia was quite a woman"

CHERYL HARTWIG wrote on Dec 22, 2018:


Susan Luckstedt wrote on Dec 22, 2018:

"Will miss you Georgia take care of all of our furbabies up there "

Kenny and Peggy Head-Costello wrote on Dec 22, 2018:

"Our thoughts and prayers are with all of Georgia's family. We will miss her witt and sense of humor. "

Dee Ewing wrote on Dec 22, 2018:

"You have my sympathy and condolences. "

Jody Yarolem wrote on Dec 22, 2018:

"Losing you was a hard thing to do my friend. Saying a final good bye isnt happening...GONNA say til we meet again in that special place. I was honored to call you my friend and my grandkids will treasure the memories they had with you. Hopefully you left us knowing how much we loved you. RIP ANGEL"