In Memory

Mike Leake (Class Of '61)

Michael J. Leake passed away peacefully Monday, February 21, 2006, after a short illness.

Mike, as he preferred to be called, was the son of the late Mr. Kenneth Leake and the late Mrs. Nell Leake, the former editors and publishers of The Daily Democrat.

Mike lived in Orange County for the past 20 years. Mike is survived by his wife Ligia Leake, his daughter Erica Hunt and his son Jed Leake, and his brothers Bill and Jay Leake.

(Obituary from the Woodland "Daily Democrat," Friday, February 24, 2006.)