Leon K Rucker
March 9, 1956 — November 2, 2021
Leon K Rucker, 65, passed away at his Ogden home. He was born in Tremonton, UT to Vera (Kupfer) and Max Rucker. He was one of four children (Mona, Rodger, Randy). He gained a second life long family in the Brandleys. He served an LDS mission to Anaheim, CA, married Lori Phillips and were blessed with four children (PaTricia, David, Amy, Andrew).
They divorced, but remained friends. He later met his companion of 13+ years, Laureen Cower and her loving family. Leon will be remembered for his squinty smile, cracking jokes, his genuine chuckle, expertise in carpentry and his amusing stubbornness. He is survived by his twin brother Rodger, ex-wife Lori, his four children and three grandchildren.
We invite you to share memories of Leon with family and friends at a memorial service held December 10, 2021 from 12-1 pm at the LDS church, 480 East 7th Street, Ogden, UT.
Condolences and Flowers can be sent Aarons Mortuary. Donations to help with funeral expenses may be made to America First Federal Credit Union account: Leon Rucker #9121872, or to https://agoodcause.com/leon.