July 12, 1930 —
June 18, 2005
Miss me, but let me go.
When I come to the end of the road,
and the sun has set for me,
I want no rites in a gloom filled room.
Miss me a little, but not too long,
and not with your head bowed low,
Miss me…but let me go.
Ronald Eugene Leonard, 74, resident of Ladysmith BC, passed away at his home, of heart failure on Saturday, June 18 2005. Born in Calgary Alberta on July 12 1930 to Agnes and Eugene Leonard. He spent his working life in the Alberta Oilfied Industry.
Survived by his loving wife and best friend of 54 years, Carolyn Louise, Ladysmith, BC; 4 Daughters, Lynn (Mike), Pat (Cliff) Sandy (Al), Jerri (Bill). Also, lovingly remembered by his 13 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Ron was predeceased by his brother Walter in 2002.
His greatest and proudest success in his life was his wife and his children.
At his request there will be no service. A celebration of his life for family and friends will be on Tuesday July 5, 2005 at the Timberland Pub 1680 — Timberlands Road, Ladysmith BC.