Memorial contributions may be made to St. John's Chapel UCC in Springfield, Missouri or to the Cancer Society in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385.
Clo Ella Jane Leverenz nee Cory passed away on January 17, 2016, at the age of 83. She is survived by her son, Mark Allen (Karen) Leverenz of St. Louis, MO; two daughters, Jane L. (William) Brunner of Wentzville, MO and Ann E. Conley of Springfield, MO; two sisters, Uva M. (James) McHarg of Athens, OH, Charlene Luallen of Memphis, TN; brother-in-law, Jerry Sutherland of Springfield, MO; ten grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and several nieces and cousins. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Allen Leverenz; parents: Addison Byron Cory and Anna Frances Cory nee Phipps; sister, Suanne Sutherland, son-in-law, Keith Conley and sister-in-law/step-mother, Anita Leverenz Cory. Clo Ella was a member of St. John's UCC in Springfield, Missouri. She served on many church boards and committees. Clo Ella had many jobs, but what she enjoyed the most was being a Mary Kay consultant. Her greatest pleasure was caring for others. She had many friends, and her most special friend since the age of 6, was Dorothy Meyers. She was also an avid gardener. One of her greatest joys was being with her family. She will be dearly missed by all those who knew and loved her.