VERONA—Leon B. McGregor, age 77, of Verona, Wis., died on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, at his home with his wife and family at his side. He was born April 28, 1940, to Archie and Anne (Rowell) McGregor in North Dakota.
Leon was united in marriage to Julie D. Doherty on May 27, 1993, in Madison, Wis. He was a member of the Mount Vernon Zwingli United Church of Christ.
Survivors include his wife of 24 years, Julie; children, Lola (Freddy) Spray, Rhonda Mattern, Shirley McGregor, Dianne (Gary) Bongey, Kandi McGregor, and Dustin McGregor; 20 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren; siblings, Anita Anderson, Rosemary (Tom) Stetzler, Bill (Kay) McGregor, Marlys Dahlvang, Ellen McGregor, Trish (Jay) Danielowski, and Trudi (Wayne) McKinney; close nephew/son, Rob (Jana) McGregor; sisters-in-law, Evelyn McGregor; Sister Mary Ellen Doherty, SSND, Annette Doherty, Alice Rozek, Judy Neuman; brothers-in-law, Patrick (Susan) Doherty, Robert (Penny) Doherty, and Hal Schroer; the mother of his children, Bobbie McGregor; other nephews, nieces, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; infant daughter, Marla; two brothers, Jim and Leslie McGregor; sister-in-law, Theresa Schroer; and a brother-in-law, Paul Rozek.
Memorial services will be at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at the MOUNT VERNON ZWINGLI UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST, 1693 Washington St. (Highway 92), Verona, Wis., with the Rev. Brad Brookins officiating. Inurnment will be at the Mount Vernon Cemetery. A visitation will be from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, at the ELLESTAD CAMACHO FUNERAL HOME, 500 N. 8th St., Mount Horeb, Wis.