Patricia A. Leonheart, 78, of Linesville died Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at Meadville Medical Center following a courageous battle with cancer.
She was born February 25, 1941 in Meadville a daughter of Albert J. and Ethel A. Crosby Raybuck. She married George E. Leonheart, Jr. August 20, 1992 and he survives.
She was a 1960 graduate of Townville High School and worked in housekeeping at Allegheny College and then for Hospice of Crawford County.
She was a member of First Baptist Church of Linesville. She was very active at the Lakeland Senior Center where she taught the healthy motion and steps class. She also enjoyed all types of crafts, reading, taking pictures, playing cards and games and Wii bowling.
Survivors, in addition to her husband, George, of 27 years, include: two daughters, Sheryl Manuel (Mark) of Meadville and Debbie Ross of Austell, GA; a step-son, Michael Leonheart of Meadville; ten grandchildren, Mark, Katie, Tammy, Michelle, Gwen, Dalton, Bella, Amanda, Kim and Zane; ten great grandchildren, Hailey, Paige, Alyse, Pria, Shawn, Destiny, Dakotah, Samuel, Colton and Greyson; a sister, Joanne Bunce of Meadville and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, David Ross; a grandson, Steven Hughes; a brother, Harold Raybuck and three sisters, Louise Gawlinski, Helen Childs and Shirley Wykoff.
Calling hour will be Monday, January 20th from 10-11 a.m. at First Baptist Church, 6114 US Hwy 6, Linesville. The memorial service will follow at 11 a.m. at the church with Rev. Terry Smith, officiating.
Interment will be in Kingsley Cemetery, Townville.
The family suggests memorials be made to First Baptist Church, 6114 US Hwy 6 or Lakeland Senior Center, 209 S. Pymatuning Street both of Linesville, PA 16424.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Robert W. Waid Funeral Home, Inc., 581 Chestnut Street, Meadville where memories and condolences may be shared at www.waidfuneralhome.net
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First Baptist Church of Linesville
6114 US Hwy 6, Linesville PA 16424
Lakeland Area Senior Center
209 S. Pymatuning Street, Linesville PA 16424