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Leonard Wayne "Red" Yeager

Fayetteville, AR, 1934 - 2015

Leonard Wayne "Red" Yeager, 81, of Fayetteville passed away Wednesday, December 30, 2015 at his home. He was born August 18, 1934 in Clifty, Arkansas to Claude L. and Irma Byrd Yeager. Red was a Concrete Contractor. He served honorably in the United States Marine Corps. He enjoyed gardening, hunting and fishing. He loved playing music.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and five sisters. Survivors include his wife, Sonja "Sunny" Yeager of the home; two sons, David Yeager of Fayetteville and Terry Yeager and wife Mary of Kennesaw, Georgia; two daughters, Margie Pianalto and husband Rodney of Cassville, Missouri and Dee Ann Morrow and husband Brent of Rogers; 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Saturday, January 2, 2016 at 2 p.m. at Sisco Funeral Chapel of Springdale. Burial with Military Honors will follow in Wilson Cemetery in Springdale. Visitation will be before the service. Online condolences may be left at

Published January 1, 2016

Sisco Funeral Chapel
705 W. Meadow St., Springdale, AR
Phone: 479-751-4577