Lawrence D. Leonard, 91, of Pomeroy, Ohio, passed away on September 3, 2013. He was born on February 20, 1922, in Gallia County, son of the late Amos and Lottie Leonard.
Mr. Leonard was a member of the Trinity Church in Pomeroy. He was a World War II Army veteran and a member of the American Legion Post 39.
Mr. Leonard is survived by his daughter, Louanna Leonard of Groveport, Ohio; sister, Lois Taylor of Kenton, Ohio; brothers-in-law, Gene Miley and James Conkle; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Marjorie Leonard; sisters, Dorothy Miley and Betty Conkle; and a brother, Harry "Pete" Leonard.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, September 5, 2013, at the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Pomeroy with Pastor Tom Johnson officiating. Burial will follow at Meigs Memory Gardens where military funeral honors will be presented by the American Legion Post 39. Visiting hour will be from noon to 1 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.
A registry is available at www.andersonmcdaniel.com.