Leona Ellen Elrod

December 22, 1921January 5, 2013

Leona Ellen Elrod 91, of Chino, died peacefully on January 5th. Leona was born on December 22, 1921 to Russell and Grace Scism. She married Cecil Elrod on January 7, 1942. Leona and husband Cecil owned and operated Elrod and Sons Meat until their retirement in 1976. She is survived by her daughter Connie, son Earl and his wife Sondra. She is also survived by her sister June and brother Gene, as well as four grandchildren, Shannon, Conrad, Dylan and Shayne and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Cecil. She will be greatly missed and will live in our hearts forever.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 11th at Pomona Cemetery located at 502 East Franklin Avenue in Pomona.


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Jim and Deana Ruether

January 12, 2013

Earl, Sondra and all the family. We want you to know that you are all in our prayers - Leona was such a sweet were blessed and we're sorry for your loss. Love Jim and Deana

Alana Forbes

January 12, 2013

Please accept our heartfelt condolences for your loss. Leona and Cecil warmly welcomed us as a new young couple at Chino First Baptist. I've thought of Leona often over the years and remember her with great fondness. She was a special lady.

January 9, 2013

We are very sorry for your loss. You were truly fortunate to have such a loving Mom and beautiful person in your life.
Love, David and DeLynn

john & ann allegranza

January 9, 2013

fondly remembered...cecil & leona gave me my first indoor job...