It was a wonderful privilege to be a part of the chaplaincy team at Hershey from 1998-2002. During that time I met Gov.Leader. His love for God & others was exemplary.We look forward to the day when those who have died in Christ will hear His voice & be raised to Eternal Life. God's best to the Leader family.
What great memories I have of your father and mother over the last 21+ years working at Country Meadows. You were blessed to have had them and I feel for your loss. May God grant you all peace within.
MICHAEL JANE AND DAVID...MY THOUGHTS ARE WITH YOU AND THE REST OF THE FAMILY DURING THIS VERY DIFFICULT TIME OF SORROW. I KNOW YOUR DAD HAD A DIFFICULT TIME WITHOUT YOUR MOM, AND NOW THEY ARE BOTH AT PEACE IN GOD'S MEMORY. SOON NO MORE SICKNESS OR DEATH. .......LOVE MISS MARTHA
Dear Leader Family,
We send our sincerest condolences and hope the many memories you have will help comfort you during this difficult time. We will always treasure the ones we have of Govenor George Leader and his wife dining with us at the Hillside.
With love, the George Sgagias Family & the staff from the Hillside Cafe
My sister spent her last years in the loving care of Country Meadows, South Hills. The good that the Governor did throughout his life will live long after him. God's love and blessings on his family.
Happy are the mericiful,since they will be shown mercy."matt.5:7....dd
Our sympathy to your family. He was bigger than life. Ermo and Vicki Sicher
My deepest sympathy to the family of Governor George M. Leader. May we all meet in the light of the Lord.
Guy Leader III,
My condolences to you and your family .....
To the family of Governor Leader: We are deeply saddened by the sudden passing of Governor Leader. We are deeply grateful for the example he set to compromise and reach across the aisle for the greater good, regardless of party affiliation or economic standing. William Penn would be proud of him as a true steward of Penn's Woods.
With Deepest Sympathy to the Leader Family,
Please accept our sincerest condolences upon the loss of your father and grandfather. He will be fondly remembered for the good that he did for so many.
We send our sincere condolences to the Leader family at this difficult time. We had the pleasure of meeting the Governor at my sister, Barbara Frey's retirement party and will never forget the warm and down-home hospitality. Carol and Alan Kline, Newport, Pa.
Dear Leader Family,
So sorry for your recent loss, words cant express, my sorrow for your family. He truly, was one of a kind, I dont believe,I will ever in my lifetime, meet someone like him. I will miss seeing him sit at Table 4, in the dining room,miss his smiling face and endless chatter.He always told us ,how he appreciated us. I t was such a pleasure to get to know him, he will truly be missed. On the same token, he now with his Heavenly Father,and his loved ones.May he Rest In Peace.
Dear Leader Family,
My deepest sympathy goes out to your entire family, in this time of sorrow.
It was truly a blessing to have known, such a truly caring person,he was one of a kind.
I will miss, seeing him sit at table 4. I dont believe there were many nights, when he didnt tell us how he appreciated us. I will miss his endless chatter,and his smiling face.
Rest In Peace, Governor
Michael and the Leader family.
Peace be with you on the passing of your Dad. It was a pleasure to have him recite poetry from memory the night we honored him at the York County Chamber.
My Mom, 97 years old, died in January.
You don't get over the loss of a parent, but they prepared us well, and we get used to it. In Christ, Tom Donley
We have lost a true community servant. Governor Leader lived up to his name as a leader and a trustee for our older Pennsylvanians.
My deepest sympathies go out to Michael, Jane, David & the entire Leader Family. It is a sad day for those who had the honor of meeting & working for Governor Leader. His legacy will continue to live on through you all.
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Governor Leader's life is one to be celebrated and honored. He was my friend and mentor. I look to his example and seek to do likewise. Thank you, Gov.
Greg Anderson, The Woodlands, TX
George Leader was always such encouragement to his peers. We will miss him dearly. Romans 15:33
May God's gentle peace fill your heart and comfort your soul today and
in the days to come, I am so very sorry for your loss. As you cherish
fond memories also know that God is with you and will provide peace
and hope in the days ahead.
I was an employee of Country Meadows of Allentown for a few years and I met Mr Leader at a luncheon in Hershey. He was gracious, courteous, and kind. He spoke at that luncheon and expressed his appreciation and respect to those of us who were peons(and he never call us that!!!!!!)He did not degrade us; rather--he acknowleged us!!!! It was a pleasure to have been employed by such a down to earth man.. In sincerety and sorrow for your loss, Doreen E. Mayo
Mothers' Day, 2013; sympathy & kindest regards to the Leader family & thundering herd of folks throughout PA & elsewhere who admired an exceptionally special man. God bless 1 & all. Take care.
My deepest sympathy to the Leader Family. I had the honor to have worked for Mr. Leader at the Leader Nursing Home in West Reading years ago and then with Country Meadows of Hershey years later where his son Michael continued with his fathers vision and compassion for seniors and the coworkers. The family will be in my thoughts and prayers at this very difficult time.
My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.
My Deepest Sympathy to the Leader Family. Govenor was a wonderful caring man, who created a beautiful setting for so many in later years. Former Employee; Debra Klingler
Thank the Lord for allowing us to have him in our lives, what a blessing this man was to all who knew him. My thoughts are with family and loved ones.
DEAR FAMILY MEMBERS,
IT IS WITH PROFOUND SADNESS THAT WE BID FAREWELL TO THE GOVERNOR. WHAT A HANDS-ON PERSON HE WAS. I VISITED MANOR CARE HOME IN CHBG. YESTERDAY, AND A WORKER TOLD ME SHE WAS HIRED 37 YEARS AGO BY MR. LEADER, AND COMMENTED ON HOW HE LOVED TO WALK IN TO THE KITCHEN OR LAUNDRY AND JUST "PITCH-IN." LAST YEAR THE GOVERNOR CONTRIBUTED $500 TO THE YOKEFELLOW PRISON MINISTRY TO HELP LOCAL INMATES & FAMILIES.
WE WILL ALL MISS THE GENEROSITY AND EXHUBERANT SPIRIT OF THE GOVERNOR.
Hoping that a Godly man as Governor Leader will have men as Godly carry the torch, appreciate the years that bring wonderful peaceful times in the 1960 era.. To God be the glory, great things He Hast done..
My condolences to the Leader family.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to family & friends.
Oue family sends your family condolences. May you allow god ti comfort you. Romans6:23
May God bless his family with wonderful memories until they are reunited.
Please accept my condolences. May the peace of God that excels all thought comfort the family during this time of sorrow.
My deepest sympathy to the family of Governor George M. Leader.
Mark Weiser Russell
A great man of dignity and integrity walked among us. What a lifetime of accomplishment and service. Thank you, Governor Leader.
Our condolences to the Leader family...may his soul rest in peace but never be forgotten. God bless always...
Our sincere condolences to the Leader family. May his soul rest in peace and never be forgotten. God bless always
Heartfelt condolences to the Leader family over the loss of the Governor. He and Mary Jane provided a wonderful legacy for the seniors of Pennsylvania.
I remember a Georgia Leader from Leader Heights area, who was my neighbor in the 1970s on Colfax Avenue, Binghamton, NY ,and I believe she attended SUNY Binghamton at the time (Harpur College). I'm thinking she may very well be the daughter or granddaughter of this esteemed gentleman, and I would like to give her my heartfelt condolences. Last time I saw her I stopped at her home, I believe in York, PA, on my way to Florida. Trusting that she is doing well. Again, my thoughts and prayers are with all the Leader family, with fond memories of Georgia...no doubt a namesake. Please pass along.
Offering my condolences during this diffcult time.May close friends help the family thru this most sorrowful time.(Prov.18:24)B.Meill
George will be sadly missed. I remember my Dad taking me to his house and seeing the merry go round in his back yard. Prayers for the family.
The Governer was a great man for the State of Pennsylvania; he was wonderful to ALL of his employes. Rest in Peace, for you did a Great Job..
My condolences Leader Family,
I am sorry for your loss.May God comfort you in your time of need.
My condolences to the Leader family,may the words of Jesus strength you in this time of great sorrow at Jomn 5:28,29 he promised that "all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out" ~ Stella ~ Palmdale,Ca.
You are remembered by me and all my family. Roderick Lee Perkins son of Betty Leader,
Rest in peace, good steward and servant.
I-I myself am the One that is comforting you people."isah51:12...~~~~
My sympathy to this wonderful family in a time of sadness.
Although I did not always agree with Gov. Leader, I found him to be a man of great qualities. His passion and devotion to the state he served as chief executive and as a very young man remains unmatched. My sympathies to his family and may he rest in peace.
My condolences to the family. May the many memories of George be of some comfort to you.
America lost a great American in George Leader's passing. He gave opportunity and hope to many citizens of Pennsylvania. He cared. Condolences to his family.
My deepest sympathy to the Leader family. You are in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.
I recently stayed at the South Hills Country Meadows facility and have never received better care any time in my life. I made life long memories from my stay there, thanks to the wonderful staff.
in loving memory in God's care rest in peace.