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Joseph "Joe" G. Leonard
  • SICSA
    2600 Wilmington Pike
    Dayton, OH 45419

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“Joe, I can not believe that it has been a year. My memories of you were the way that you were always such a kind, funny,and good hearted person. Back...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Sam Farmer - Middlesboro, KY

“Joe was a great guy. When I first started out in 1066 every time we would end up on a job together he would be patient with me and look out for me....Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Jon Trent - xenia, OH

“To Big Joe and his family ... I would like to extend my condolence and he was one great guy ..." A stand up guy" R.I.P. Joe. ... It's quite a shock ....Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Denver - Piqua, OH

“joe was one of the nicest and caring person i knew. i will never forget the memories weve shared. may you r.i.p. my friend, krista ”
4 of 17 | Posted by: krista thompson durning - un, OH

“You were one of those "one of a kind" people. Unforgettable, fun, over the top, caring, and you made the world a more interesting place. You always...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Dwana Chapman - Union, OH

“We will miss you, Joe. Many many great memories and good times. Family gatherings will not be the same without your funny jokes or words of wisdom....Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Mick & Debbie Humphrey - FL

“Joe will be missed he left a big void in our hearts Allan knew him since 1972 he was a friend then family we will always remember you! Our love goes...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Nancy Byers - Lewisburg, OH

“You will be missed by many. A hard working man taken from us way too early. God be with you Joe. God bless your family and friends during this time...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Earl and Frances Jenkins - OH

“Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts. Doris and Family ”
9 of 17 | Posted by: Doris Hunnel - Trotwood, OH

“Too many memories to write ... :( we're going to miss you so very much... u except nate from day one n he appreciated everyday for the last 12 yrs .....Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Kasey - brookville, OH - niece

“We will miss you Joe ”
11 of 17 | Posted by: james bird - trotwood, OH

“I HAVE WAY TOO MANY MEMORIES OF JOE TO START LISTING THEM. HE WAS A GREAT FRIEND AND I WILL NEVER FORGET HIM. HIS LAUGH AND SENSE OF HUMOR WAS...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: LINDA LOU - NEW LEBANON, OH

“I felt I needed to send a message to the Family of Joe Leonard, because we go so back. This is a Strong Family. Yes it is going to be tough to get...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Sam Farmer - Middlesboro, KY

“Charlene, Tara , April and grandkids, We are so sorry for your loss. Joe was such a good guy. He will be missed by everyone who knew him. Our...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: LAWRENCE AND SHIRLEY LEONARD - OH

“Joe was my best friend when we were kids. We were always getting into "stuff" We fought together, fought each other. Caught crawdads and terrorized...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Elwood Tipton - Ludlow falls, OH

“I have so many memories of this amazing man. From skipping school at Trotwood, to the many fun times in the present. He would give you the shirt off...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Susan Hodge - Union, OH

“Sorry to hear this. Our prayes are with your family in the days to come. ”
17 of 17 | Posted by: terry bretz - dayton, OH - friend


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LEONARD, Joseph "Joe" G.

Age 56, of New Lebanon, passed away peacefully with family by his side on Wednesday, April 30, 2014.

He was born January 13, 1958 in Dayton to the late Donald and Lucille Leonard.

Joe was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Connie Spahr.

He is survived by his loving wife, Charlene; daughters, Tara Leonard, April Leonard, and Beth Adams; grandchildren, Madison, Rilee, Colton, and Chance; step-mother, Goldie Leonard; sister, Joyce (Mike) Phillips; brother, Donnie Leonard; nieces and nephews and many more family and friends.

Joe retired from Millwrights Local #1066 and liked to fiddle with cars. He was a friend to everyone, never turned anyone away, and was best known for saying "Life's Good!"

There will be a Memorial Visitation from 2PM to 5PM on Sunday, May 4 at ROGERS' FUNERAL HOME, New Lebanon, 324 W. Main St., New Lebanon, 45345, with a Memorial Service to begin at 5PM. Friends are welcome to join the family afterward at the Wolf Creek Rod and Gun Club for some food and fellowship.

If desired, contributions may be made to Hospice of Dayton or SICSA.