Leonard Joseph Legaree

Leonard Joseph Legaree, born June 29, 1930 in Fort Frances, Ontario, passed away peacefully at his home, Vernon, BC, October 27th, 2007 at the age of 77. A loving father and grandfather, Leonard showed love by his example and was always willing to lend a helping hand. Leonard will be remembered with great love by his nine children: Anita (Paul), Lenny, Joseph (Debbie), Maureen (Rick), Debra (Pat), Barbara (Ray), Marie (Joe), Rose (Paul) and John (Leanne). Treasuring his memory are twenty-four grandchildren and fourteen great grandchildren. He will be remembered by many extended family and friends. He was predeceased by his loving and devoted wife, Irene, in August 2006 and his sons, Jerry, in 1954 and Francis in 1988. Prayer Service was held Monday, October 29th, 2007, Vernon, B.C. at St. James Catholic Church with a Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday, October 30th, 2007, Father Martin Peyton, Celebrant. In lieu of flowers, donations in Len’s memory may be made to a chapter of Alcoholics Anonymous. Arrangements in care of Personal Alternative Funeral Services, #1, 4311 – 25th Avenue, Vernon, BC, 250-558-0866.