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Lawrence "Larry" Leonard

February 15, 1948 — August 24, 2022

Lawrence "Larry" Leonard

Lawrence "Larry" Leonard, age 74, passed away peacefully on August 24, 2022, at his residence in Hillsboro, Missouri. He was born on February 15, 1948. He was the son of late Marvin Leonard and Anna Leonard (nee Langford). Larry and his wife Rebecca "Becky" were married for 52 years. He was the owner of Lawrence Leonard Construction Company and specialized in concrete foundations and crane operations. He was a member of Good Shepherd Catholic Church, Past President of the Hillsboro Rotary Club, Paul Harris Fellow, Past President of The Hillsboro Community Civic Club (HCCC), General Chairman of the Hillsboro Horse Show. He served on the board of directors of the Goldman Fire Protection District and was a Benefactor member of the NRA. He also was a member of the Jefferson County Republican Club and Safari Club International.

He is survived by,

Wife-Rebecca "Becky" Leonard (nee Taylor) of Hillsboro, Missouri

Son-Nathaniel (Angie) Leonard, of Hillsboro, Missouri

Daughter-Natalie (Mark) Breakfield, of St. Louis, Missouri

Daughter-Rachel (Brandon) Leonard, of Grass Valley, California

Daughter-Valarianne (Brandon) Clough, of Orlando, Florida

His grandchildren- Ian, Andrew, Grace Breakfield, Colton, Carson, Carolyn, Cade Leonard, Oliva, Blake, Jack and Connor Clough.

 

Brother - Thomas M. (Peggy Lee) Leonard of Hillsboro, Mo

Brother-- Louis F. Leonard of Hillsboro, Mo

Brother - Stephen M. Leonard of Hillsboro, Mo

Brother - Charles J. (Barb) Leonard of Barnhart, Mo

Sister - Helen J. (Bob) Gardiner of Imperial, Mo

Brother - Patrick J. (Regina) Leonard of Hillsboro, Mo

Sister - Margaret K. "Peggy" (The late Melvin ("M.B".) Neisner of Killington, VT

Sister-- Laura (Chris) Bange of Hillsboro, Mo

 

Preceded in death by:

Daughter-Kareline Leonard

Parents

Sister- Mary Ann Corrigan

Brother in law- Melvin ("M.B".) Neisner

Niece-Stephanie Taylor

Niece-Tracy Leonard

 

Visitation: Friday September 02, 2022, from 12 noon to 8pm at the Hillsboro Community Civic Club (HCCC) 10349 MO-21 Bus, Hillsboro, MO 63050

Funeral Mass: Saturday, September 03, 2022, at 10am at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, Hillsboro, Missouri.

Interment: Good Shepherd Catholic Cemetery, Hillsboro, Missouri

Memorial Donations to Good Shepherd Catholic School, Hillsboro, or St. Jude's Children Research Hospital.

 

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Past Services

Visitation

Friday, September 2, 2022

12:00 - 8:00pm (Central time)

Hillsboro Community Civic Center

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Saturday, September 3, 2022

10:00 - 11:15am (Central time)

Good Shepherd Catholic Church

703 Third Street, Hillsboro, MO 63050

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Burial

Saturday, September 3, 2022

11:15 - 11:30am (Central time)

Good Shepherd Catholic Cemetery

10450 State Road BB, Hillsboro, MO 63050

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Memorial Donation

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

262 Danny Thomas Pl, Memphis, TN 38105

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