In Memory of Leonard Oliver Ball

Leonard Oliver Ball, 55, of Briggsdale, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 12, 2019.

Leonard was born September 1, 1963, to Roland and Verda (Sierman) Ball. He was raised farming and ranching with his family. He graduated from Briggsdale High School and Lamar Community College with his Associates Degree and Welding Certification.

He married the Love of his Life, Tammie Lynn (Smithey) on August 17, 1986. They worked side by side on the family ranch for the past 26 years. They raised two children that were the joy of his life, and Leonard had many other children he took as his own to love and care for.

Leonard enjoyed spending his spare time at the lake with family and friends.

He is survived by his wife Tammie; his son Cody Rolland Ball (Emily); his daughter Casey Lynn Holder (Andrew); his grandson Axl Rolland Ball; His mother Verda Ball; brothers Arland Ball (Terri) and Les Ball (Vonnie); and sister Dorice Benson (Tom). He is preceded in death by his Father, Roland Ball.

A Celebration of Life is to be held at 11:00 AM, Monday June 17, 2019 at Evangelical Free Church of Eaton. Visitation will be from 9-10:30 that morning at the Church.

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By Brian Allmer - The BARN

Brian Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.