Leonard L. Mullen


LEOTI — Leonard L. Mullen, 84, died Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at Wichita County Health Center in Leoti.

LEOTI — Leonard L. Mullen, 84, died Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at Wichita County Health Center in Leoti.

He was born Dec. 25, 1928, at the family homestead in Cheyenne County, Colo., to Phillip M. and Lottie Kellogg Mullen.

A resident of Leoti since 1956, he was a cowboy and owner/operator of Mullen Boot & Shoe Repair in Leoti.

Mullen was a veteran of the United States Army.

He married A. Sharon Linder on Dec. 29, 1951, at Raton, N.M. She survives.

Other survivors include three sons, Richard Mullen of Norton, Kevin Mullen of Leoti, and Shane Mullen of Oakley; a daughter, Kandice McCabe of Pueblo, Colo.; two brothers, Melvin Mullen of Brush, Colo., and Delmar Mullen of Flagler, Colo.; three sisters, Florence Aumiller of Laramie, Wyo., Esther Slawson of Aurora, Colo., and Shirley Moyer of Glendale, Ariz.; eight grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers, and three sisters.

Memorial service is 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the First Presbyterian Church, Leoti. Inurnment will be at Beulah Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to the Wichita County Health Center, First Presbyterian Church or the Leoti Rodeo Association in care of Sharon Mullen, P.O. Box 4, Leoti, KS 67861.

Condolences may be sent to the family through the Price & Sons Funeral Home website at priceandsons.com.


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