Leonard L. Finch

June 27, 1942January 22, 2019

Leonard L. Finch, 76, of Bartonville, Illinois, passed away Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at OSF St. Francis Hospital in Peoria. He was born on June 27, 1942 in Peoria, Illinois to Lloyd and Jean (Harsy) Finch. He married Sharon Bennett on September 23, 1967 in Peoria, Illinois. She survives. Also surviving are two daughters, Lynda Finch of Peoria, Illinois and Krissie Finch of Pekin, Illinois; two grandchildren, Jade Noel of Pekin, Illinois and Romello McKinney of Peoria, Illinois. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Donald G. Finch. He worked at Caterpillar Inc. for 30 years, retiring in April of 1999. He was a proud member of U.A.W. 974. He was a U. S. Air Force Veteran. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, January 26, 2019 at the Davison Fulton Bartonville Chapel. The Rev. Craig Hislope will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to services on Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Swan Lake Memory Gardens in Peoria. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. You may create an online condolence at


  • Lloyd Finch, Father
  • Jean (Harsy) Finch, Mother
  • Sharon (Bennett) Finch, Wife
  • Lynda Finch, Daughter
  • Krissie Finch, Daughter
  • Jade Noel and Romello McKinney, Grandchildren
  • Donald G. Finch, Brother

  • the American Cancer Society


  • Visitation Saturday, January 26, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, January 26, 2019

Leonard L. Finch

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Kathy Dunne

January 24, 2019

Sharon & Family,

Sending healing prayers and comforting hugs. I am so sorry for your loss. My family is keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers.

Your Neighbor,
Kathy Dunne