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Leah Rae Holden, Lifetime resident of Duncan, OK passed away February 28, 2018 at the age of 81.
Leah Rae was born September 5, 1936 in Duncan, OK to Dortha Bess and Raymon Lee Williams. She is a 1954 graduate of Duncan High School. Leah Rae met the love of her life, Willard Holden, at Jed Johnson Lake in the Wichita Mountains National Wildlife Refuge. Married August 8, 1959, Leah Rae and Willard enjoyed 58 wonderful years together. Leah Rae was an avid reader and enjoyed working cross word and jigsaw puzzles. Leah is preceded in death by her parent's, Dortha Bess and Raymon Lee Williams. She is survived by her husband, Willard, of the home; daughter, Loraena Carol Hickman of Houston, TX, son, Stuart Wyeth Holden of Duncan, grandson's Joshua Hickman of Houston, TX, Zachary and wife Leslie Hickman of Austin, TX, and sister, Barbara Sue and husband James Doerksen of Marlow, OK.
The family will receive visitors at the family home Saturday, March 3 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. 609 N. 14th, Duncan, Ok 73533.
Published on March 2, 2018
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