Verle Ranck Leak, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully January 2, 2007 at the age of 87.\n\nShe was born February 11, 1919 in East Millcreek to Joseph Gibson and Elizabeth Heugly Ranck, the youngest of 7 children. She was a member of the LDS Church.\n\nVerle married Max W. Leak on December 28, 1940 in Salt Lake City. They were the parents of 3 children. Max preceded her in death in 1993.\n\nShe is survived by children, Carol (Robert) Burton, Stephen, Marsha Martin; 6 grandchildren, Brent, Amber, Matthew, Marcus, Jill and Holly; 9 great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Deane and Arzelle; and nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by husband; brothers; and sisters.\n\nGraveside services will be held for the family on Friday, January 5, 2007 at 12:00 Noon at Larkin Sunset Gardens, 1950 East 10600 South, Sandy.