Former Dayton resident Anna Emma Leid, 96, died November 18, 1993 at Our Lady of Lourdes Health Center. The graveside service will be 11 a.m. Monday at the family plot in Dayton City Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice through the funeral home.
Mrs. Leid was born February 6, 1897 in Tacoma to Henry and Emma Hagen Penner. She married James Hansen on October 8, 1924, they were later divorced. On October 20, 1936 she married Robert Leid. He died January 11, 1971. She lived for many years in Dayton; and the last 10 years at Retirement Inn in Pasco. She loved doing fancy work and in later years worked with ceramics..
Survivors include two sons, James Hansen of Davis, Calif., and William R. Leid of Kennewick; five grandchildren; five great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death a son, Milton Hansen in December 1937; by five brothers, Henry Jr., Herman, Carl, Gerhardt, and William Penner; and one sister, Alice Ashley.
Contributed by: Shelli Steedman