Obituaries

Leon E. "Gene" Basel

Philadelphia — Leon E. “Gene” Basel, 81, was buried in Washington Crossing National Cemetery, Newton, Pa.
Mr. Basel died Tuesday, March 9, 2010.
He lived in Linwood for many years and worked for Lone Star Cement in Bonner Springs.
Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Betty L. Basel; a daughter, Lisa Basel Brown and husband, Francis, Havertown, Pa.; and two grandsons.