Helen M. Leonhard, 78, of Marinette, WI passed into eternal life on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at Bellin Health Hospital in Green Bay, WI. Helen passed peacefully with family by her side.
Helen was born July 26, 1941 in Superior, WI to Earl and Ruth (Fox) Rice. Helen married Rueben August Walter Leonhard on February 24, 1973 and they were happily married for 28 years. The couple lived in Washburn for most of their lives and Reuben preceded Helen in death in 2001.
Helen enjoyed reading, playing games, woodworking, golfing and spending time with friends and family.
Helen is survived by her daughter, Cindy (Kevin) Hogan; three stepsons, John, Charlie and Curtiss (Terri) Leonhard; grandchildren, Michael (Kaitlyn), Alexandria and Patrick Pavlovich; as well as 10 other grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Rueben Leonhard; her parents, Earl and Ruth Rice; and her great-grandson, Kane Gene Tuimala.
Funeral services will be held at Bratley Funeral Home in Washburn, WI at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 7, 2019. Visitation will be one hour prior, 10-11 a.m., at the funeral home. Burial services will follow in the Woodland Cemetery in Washburn and a reception will be held back at the Bratley Funeral Home.