Wakefield, Leland B., 1919-2004
Leland B. Wakefield (1919-2004) was a long-time owner-operator of Wakefield's, Inc. an independent piano, music, electronics, and appliance store, in Provo, Utah. He served as branch president of the Brigham Young University 1st Branch in the Brigham Young University 6th Stake from approximately 1977-1985.
Citation:UPB Files, January 23, 2018, (Served as Branch President in the BYU 1st Branch.)
Deseret News, December 24, 2004 (Leland Bert Wakefield; born March 1, 1919 in Butte, Montana; long-time owner-operator of Wakefield's, Inc. an independent piano, music, electronics, and appliance store (43 years); served in the U.S. Army Air Corps in World War II; bishop of the BYU 1st Ward for eight years; died December 20, 2004) http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/deseretnews/obituary.aspx?n=leland-b-wakefield&pid=2955028.