Nancy L. Leonard, 62

APRIL 9, 1951-JULY 11, 2013

July 13, 2013
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Nancy Lynn Leonard, 62, of Hagerstown died suddenly Thursday, July 11, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown.

Born April 9, 1951, in Lima, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Kenneth Edwin and Mary Frances (Tillman) Leonard.

Nancy was a very special Christian woman who cared about others, always giving to everyone.

Nancy is the beloved sister and best friend of Gloria J. "Jeanie" Leonard of Hagerstown, "Even in death, we are not separated." She is the dear aunt of Andrea Scott; and survived by special cousins, Connie Randas and Sue Shaw; and devoted best friends, Faye and John Gatrell. She also is survived by several other cousins and many friends.

Nancy was an avid computer user, and a registered nurse who worked for Washington County Hospital for 35 years and Charlotte's Home for five years.

She enjoyed walks in the park with her beloved beagle companion, Sam Spade.

A special thanks to the people at Widow's Mite Farm/Kennels for their compassion and care.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, July 16, 2013, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Harman, Kenworthy & Minnich Funeral Home, 305 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. The funeral home will be open Tuesday after noon for the convenience of family and friends.

A funeral service to celebrate Nancy's life will be Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at 10 a.m. at the funeral home, with Dr. Larry Rickard of Paramount Baptist Church officiating. Interment will immediately follow at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park.

If desired, contributions may be made to the family.

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