2010-07-01 / Obituaries

Lenore V. Leonard Lewistown, 90

Lenore Violet Leonard, 90, a resident of Ohesson Manor, Lewistown, died Saturday, June 19, 2010, at the home.

Born March 29, 1920, in Mount Union, she was a daughter of the late George Madison and Sarah Olive (Jones) Clark. She married John K. Leonard June 18, 1938, in Hagerstown. He preceded her in death June 18, 1981.

She is survived by seven children: Ann Burdge and husband Edd, Lewistown; Janet Brown and husband Nelson, Burnt Cabins; Joan Hershey and husband Gary, Three Springs; Carolyn Godsey and husband Bart, Carlisle; Marilyn Sanor, Fallbrook, Calif.; Judy Snyder and husband Stewart, New Cumberland; and John E. Leonard and wife Roxanne, Shiremanstown; 12 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren and four great-greatgrandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two grandchildren, two brothers and seven sisters.

She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Lewistown.

She had been active with the senior citizens group in Lewistown.

She had worked as a seamstress at a number of local sewing factories.

Having lived her early years in Mount Union, she then moved to Blacklog Valley and later to Lewistown. She enjoyed making ceramics and rug hooking.

Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 23, at the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia. Rev. Karen Mc- Cachren officiated. Burial was made at Haven Rest Memorial Park, Shirleysburg.

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