Obituaries: Mary Leonard

BLOOMFIELD-Mary T. Leonard, 84, of Bloomfield, died at 12:29 a.m. February 22, 2017 at Bloomfield Care Center.

She was born October 23, 1932 in Ottumwa to Leo and Rose Winingar Leonard.

A graduate of Ottumwa Heights Academy in 1950 and of Ottumwa Heights College in 1952, she attended the College of St. Teresa in Kansas City, Mo and graduated from Northeast Missouri State in 1960.

Mary taught school in Iowa, Missouri, Kansas and Illinois.

She was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church in Ottumwa.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Patrick Leonard.

Private graveside services and burial will be held at Calvary Cemetery.

Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.