Leroy E. Sprowl

June 8, 1928January 4, 2013

Leroy E. Sprowl age 84, of Greenville, Ohio passed away at 2:10 P.M. on Friday, January 4, 2013 at the Brethren Retirement Community in Greenville. Leroy was born June 8, 1928 in Bradford, Ohio to the late Basil & Martha (Smith) Sprowl. Leroy is survived by a daughter & son-in-law, Karen & Vincent Crow of Ansonia; sons & daughters-in-law, Tom & Theresa Sprowl of South Carolina, David Sprowl of California and Bob & Amy Sprowl of Greenville; 11 grandchildren; and 4 great grandchildren. In addition to his parents, Leroy is also preceded in death by a brother, Ray Gibboney; and sisters, Nellie and Betty Sprowl. Leroy formerly worked at the Union City Body Company in Union City, Indiana. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Thursday, January 10, 2013 at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville with Rev. Terry Haworth officiating. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery in Darke County. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. and Thursday morning from 9:30 to 10:30 A.M. at the funeral home.


  • Visitation Wednesday, January 9, 2013
  • Visitation Thursday, January 10, 2013
  • Funeral Service Thursday, January 10, 2013

Leroy E. Sprowl

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Amy Sprowl

January 23, 2013

Rip grandpa Leroy I love u and miss u every day all the boys say hi and they love u hugs from Amy bob Theodore Nathan Shane and Shawn

robert gaynor

January 18, 2013

Good bye Grandpa Leroy we miss you and love you in our hearts crying thinking of you every day i see your picture makes us so sad ur really gone donest seem right at all you being gone by we know your in a better place with daddy we love you Granpa leroy with all of our hearts you are the best Grandpa ever

Amanda Sowers

January 9, 2013

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

June Sprowl-Dearth

January 8, 2013

I looked it up, & Leroy is my 1st cousin.HisfatherBasil & my father Leo were brothers, Esther May was the mother of them as well as 11 other siblings.June Sprowl-Dearth

Shane Sprowl

January 7, 2013

Good by grandpa i love

tim cook

January 7, 2013

my thoughts are with you. sorry for your loss.

June Sprowl-Dearth

January 7, 2013


January 7, 2013

What a wonderful, kind and simple man who cared so much and ask so little for himself. You will be missed greatly, we can all learn from your humble ways. We have lost a wonderful man, God has called one of his Angels home.

Kathy Bassett

January 7, 2013

Bless your soul uncle Roy...Kiss momma for me when u see her... love u..R I P..