Billie A. Almond

Billie A. Almond, 77, of Lansing passed away Friday, Dec. 23, 2016, at Golden Living in Lansing. She was born Dec. 16, 1939, in Leavenworth, the daughter of Leonard A. and Mary C. (Branham) Summers.

Billie Almond

She is survived by her three daughters, Doris Snedegar of Leavenworth, Kathryn Lathrom of Mountain Grove, Mo. and Jeanette Cadorette of Colorado Springs, Colo.; two sons, Daniel E. Files of Lompoc, Calif. and Wayne Files Jr. of Leavenworth; two brothers, Leonard A Summers and Charles E. Summers; three sisters, Margie Hutchison, Lennie Concannon and Ethel Matzedar; 14 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Tommy W. Summers and a daughter, Tina Streevall.

Billie worked as a cook at the Fort Leavenworth Post Exchange. She was a member of Church of the Nazarene.

Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. A funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery.