Leland A. Furbush, 72, passed away in Howland on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011. He was born in Belfast July 10, 1939 to Leland and Lillian (Hustus) Furbush.

He was predeceased by his parents and a brother, George Furbush.

Survivors include two sisters, Violet Hanson and her husband Myron of Brooks and Lilly Clark of Port Henry, N.Y.; two brothers, Norman Furbush of Belfast, Edwin Furbush and his wife Caro of Northport; his children, Maurice, Laura, Larry, Jackie and Tony of Maine and Nedra of New Mexico; several nieces and nephews; and 11 grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held Friday, Oct. 21 at 2 p.m. at Grove Cemetery, Belfast.

Arrangements under the care of Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast. Online condolences may be offered at: ripostafh.com.