Leah Rae O’Rourke

May 13, 1936 - November 18, 2019
Leah Rae O’Rourke

Leah Rae (McAdoo) O’Rourke, 83, of Wellsville died November 18th, 2019 at Calcutta Health Care in Calcutta, Ohio following a lengthy illness.
Leah was born in Wellsville, OH on May 13th, 1936 a daughter of the late Oliver McAdoo and Margaret (Clink) McAdoo. She graduated from Wellsville High School, class of 1954. She worked as a cashier at East Elementary for 31 years. Leah was also a member of Grace Presbyterian church.
Leah is survived by her husband James A. O’Rourke whom she married July 25th, 1955; a daughter: Peggy Shoaff (Jim Lewis) of New Springfield; a granddaughter: Megan (Tom) Beagle, five great grandchildren: Tyler Fisher (Hannah Haustman), Philip Beagle, Shayne Smith, Randi Beagle, and Perry (Jackie) Beagle; and seven great-great grandchildren: Sylis, Seliece, Annie, David, Caroline, John, and Josephine.
Leah was preceded in death by her brothers, Kenneth McAdoo, William McAdoo, and her sisters; Doris McDevitt, Maxxine Davis, and Eva Kidder.
Services will be held at the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Home in Calcutta, Ohio on Friday, November 22nd, 2019 at 2pm with Mr. Tom Gaultier officiating.
Family will be present to receive friends at the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Home in Calcutta, Ohio on Friday, November 22nd 2019 from 12pm-2pm.
Burial will take place in the United Presbyterian Cemetery of Calcutta.
Friends and Family may view the obituary and leave online condolences at www.martinmacleanaltmeyer.com or by visiting our facebook page.


Service

Friday, November 22, 2019
2:00 PM

Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes Calcutta Chapel - Directions
15872 St. Clair Avenue
Calcutta, Ohio 43920
330-382-0600

Visitation

Friday, November 22, 2019
12:00 PM - 12:00 PM

Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes Calcutta Chapel - Directions
15872 St. Clair Avenue
Calcutta, Ohio 43920
330-382-0600

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  • November 18, 2019
    Fred and Mary Frost says:
    Deepest sympathy and prayers to the entire family. So sorry for your loss.

  • November 18, 2019
    Mary Kay Thirtyacre says:
    So sorry for your loss. Thought and prayers are with you❤️

  • November 19, 2019
    Jackie Dalrymple says:
    My deepest sympathy. Miss Leah will be sadly missed at Calcutta Health Care! RIP sweet Leah!

  • November 19, 2019
    Leila says:
    Leah was very much loved by the activity staff. I loved her smile, her hugs. She was very special to me

  • November 19, 2019
    Isabel Davis Reyes lit a candle:
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