In memory of

   Leona Leatherman



With sadness and joy we share the news that Leona Leatherman, age 91, of Ada, passed away, Tuesday, July 28, 2009 at home under the loving care of her family, Porter Hills staff and Hospice of Michigan. She was preceded in death by her parents, Amelia and Perle Leggett; her husband, Richard Leatherman; her brother, Bud Leggett; and sisters, Dora (Ronald) Wilcox and Esther (Arlo) Leatherman. She is survived by her daughters, Cheri McKay, Ricki (Greg) Carlton and son, Larry (Doris) Leatherman; grandchildren, Cherie' (Ray) Rackley, Jon Patrick McKay (our Brenda), Tonya Hatchett, Preston (Rachel) Hiltz, Lisa Leatherman; eleven great grandchildren; her sisters, Eileen (Don) Proko, Patricia (Glenn) Henderson, Ardris Hurley, Shirley (Bruce) Bartlette; her brother, David (Betty) Leggett; and several nieces and nephews. Leona was a devoted daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and a friend to many, she will forever be missed. The funeral service will be held Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1905 Madison Ave. S.E. The family will receive friends Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Metcalf & Jonkhoff Funeral Service. Those desiring may make memorial contributions to Hospice of Michigan or Redeemer Lutheran Church in memory of Leona. The family is being served by: Metcalf & Jonkhoff Funeral Service

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