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LENO, Nancy Hunt Mrs. Nancy Hunt Leno, 73, of Rosamond, Calif., died November 19, 2011, at Antelope Valley Hospital following a short battle with Acute Leukemia. Nancy was a long time resident of Rosamond where she lived with her husband, Leighton E. Leno, Jr., of 55 years. She worked at Edwards Air Force Base as a Family Services Volunteer and later became the Coordinator. She received a Lifetime Award for her thirty years of volunteer work. She retired from volunteer work in 2002. After retiring, Nancy worked elections for 6 years. Nancy was born on October 1, 1938, in Pittsfield, Mass., the daughter of the late Lester P. and Shirley MacDonald Hunt. Following graduation from Pittsfield High School in 1956, she married Leighton Leno, Jr., also from Pittsfield, Mass., on October 13, 1956. She spent twenty three years as an Air Force wife and raised two children. Family and friends were always first with Nancy. Nancy is survived by her husband, Leighton Edward of Rosamond; two sons, Michael Leno of Lusby, Md., and TJ Leno and his wife, Linda, of Lucerne, Calif.; two granddaughters, Jazmyne Amanda Leno, and Jessica Rose Leno, both of Lafayette, Colo.; a sister, Lois Lancia of Chesire, Mass.; and a brother, Thomas Hunt of Orlando, Fla.

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