APACHE JUNCTION, Ariz. -- Leanna Mae Clutter passed away Feb. 7, 2011, in Apache Junction, Ariz., after a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Elgie Wildon and Gladys Mae Clutter; and sister, Lois Jean Clutter Morgan.

Leanna is survived by her niece, Lee Anne Hawk and her family of Copley, Ohio.

Leanna graduated from Newcomerstown High School and Massillon Nursing School.

She received her Bachelor of Nursing from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma and her Masters of Nursing from University of Texas at San Antonio. She served in the Army Nurse Corps for 23 years where she attained the rank of Colonel.

Since 1993, Leanna enjoyed retirement at the Pueblo Resort in Apache Junction, Ariz.

There will be no funeral service.

In lieu of flowers, make donations in her name to Odyssey Hospice, 202 E. Earll Drive, Suite 160, Phoenix, AZ 85012.