Leo Marcum, 89, of Circleville went to be with his Lord on February 4, 2019 after a long illness. He was born on June 29, 1929 in Pike County, Kentucky to J. Harrison and LouVinia (Dent) Marcum. He was a retired machinist from Rockwell International. Leo was in the Army Infantry in Korea from January 1948 to January 1952 where he was a Purple Heart recipient.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by son Timothy and a grandson John. Leo is survived by daughters Stephanie and Victoria and her husband, grandchildren Tommy, James, Timothy, Craig and Renee, great grandchildren Lucas, Alex, Brayden, Stephen and Kierstin and sister Louise. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the Wellman Funeral Home with burial to follow in Forest Cemetery with full military honors. Friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday from 12:00 p.m. until the time of service at 2 p.m. Online condolences can be made to www.wellmanfuneralhomes.com.