Obituary for Leah White

Leah White

Leah White, 82, of Warsaw, Indiana, passed away on Friday, November 26, 2021 at Paddock Springs Senior Living, Warsaw, Indiana.

Born on September 21, 1939, in Canton, Ohio, Leah was the daughter of James and Maxine (Marshall) Cozy. She was united in marriage to Richard “Dick” White on April 18, 1964, who preceded her in passing on January 31, 2005.

Leah was a dog lover, she enjoyed spending time with her grandkids and taking walks. She liked celebrating the holidays, with her favorite being July 4th.  She loved living by and being on the lake. Leah enjoyed many years of playing bridge, golf and tennis with her family and friends.  She formerly was a member of Welcome Wagon, Tri Kappa, Winning Over Widowhood (W.O.W.), St. Anne’s Episcopal Church, and she attended the Warsaw citizens police academy.

Leah is lovingly remembered by her children: Michael White (Tammy), Vicki Sasso (Andy), and Amy Gutierrez (David); grandchildren: Dr. Emily England, Alex White, Matthew Sasso, Dr. Erica Wight, Jacqueline Sasso, Lauren Sasso, Joseph Gutierrez, and Leah Gutierrez.

She was preceded in death by her parents.  Surviving siblings:  Jim Cozy (Carrie) and Linda Fritsch (Ernie).

A Private Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.  McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw have been entrusted with arrangements for the family.

Memorial donations may be made to:

Alzheimer’s Association -6324 Constitution Dr., Fort Wayne, IN 46804


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