Doris M. LeRoy, age 86, of Anoka, MN. Passed away peacefully on July 23. She was born 11-4-25 in Duluth to Wm and Helen Boland. She graduated from Duluth St Luke’s Hospital as a Cadet Nurse and later worked in the nursery at Abbott in Mpls, at Anoka State Hospital, and as a private duty nurse until she became a fulltime mother. When her daughters were in high school, she returned to work as a school nurse for District 11, an insurance intake nurse, and volunteered in the nursery at Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids. She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Robert E LeRoy; daughters, Sue (Alan) Aleckson, Becky Schwen, grandkids, Krista (Erik) Moeller, Peter (Katie) Aleckson, Jordy Schwen, Jenny Aleckson; sister, Shirley (Rod) Spearin; many loving nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was preceded in death by her sister, Joyce Greeno. Doris was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Anoka, Miriam Circle, Anoka Area Women’s Auxiliary of the Shriner’s Hospital, Martha Chapter of O.E.S. #132, and the Masonic Camping Club. She was also active in Girl Scouts and Philolectian Club. She enjoyed gardening, crafts, and spending time with family and friends. Memorial Service will be at 7 PM on Mon. July 30 at Methven-Taylor Funeral Home, 850 E Main St, Anoka, with visitation at 5PM. A family celebration near the shores of Lake Superior is being planned. Heartfelt thanks to the caring, loving staff at Park River Estates Care Center in Coon Rapids, and the Allina Hospice Team.
Anoka Chapel 763-421-9393

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