“You keep on doing what you do best as long as you can. I enjoyed every minute of it. If I could live over again, I’d do exactly the same thing and marry the same man.”
Dr. Leila Denmark
It is with a heavy heart that the family of Dr. Leila Denmark announces that she passed away peacefully in her sleep on April 1, 2012, at the age of 114 years and two months. She was laid to rest at the Portal, Georgia cemetery on Friday April 6, 2012, the cemetery where her husband, Eustace, was buried in 1990.
If you would like to make a gift in her memory, the family has designated two charities, both of which she had ties to throughout her adult life and practice:
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Foundation
1687 Tullie Circle, NE, Atlanta, GA 30329
Medical College of Georgia Foundation
1120 15th Street, Augusta, GA, 30912
When giving, please note that your gift is in memory of Dr.Leila Denmark.
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“Every child should have a chance. Do what you can to help.” Dr. Leila Denmark