Marie (Foy) Leisey

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Marie A. Leisey, 87, of Wyomissing, passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2018, in Country Meadows, Reading.

Born on August 2, 1930, in Rausch Creek, she was a daughter of the late John and

Florence Dodds Foy.

She was a former member of Most Blessed Trinity Parish, Tremont. She was a 1947 graduate of Tremont High School.

Marie and her husband Glenn enjoyed traveling through the United States and then concluded that part of traveling with a long trip up the Alkan Highway to Alaska. After that they wintered in Lake Wales, Fla., and cruised the Caribbean. Marie loved to travel, riding the waves in Wildwood and sewing and crocheting for her children and grandchildren.

Marie was a seamstress at Summit Station Mfg., for nearly 20 years.

Preceding her in death was her husband of 62 years, Glenn E. Leisey; a sister, Myrtle Cleary; two brothers, John Foy and Anthony Foy.

Marie and Glenn raised their family of 3 girls: Mary Jane Leisey Geiter, of Lancaster; Patricia Dundore, of Shoemakersville; Annette Burgess of Ft.. Lauderdale, Fla.; a son, Larry Leisey, of Reading, in that home in Rock, Pa. Gram and Pappy have 5 grandchildren: Gregory R. Felty, Andrew Burgess, Laura Powell, Jennifer Burgess, Harrison Leisey; 1 great-grandchild, Cody Felty; 4 step-grandchildren; 4 step-great-grandchildren.

Memorial Services will be held on Wednesday, July 18, 2018, at 9:00 a.m. at the H. L. Snyder Funeral Home Inc., Pine Grove, with Father Jason Stokes officiating.

Interment will follow in the Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the , Delaware Valley Chapter, 399 Market St., Suite 102, Philadelphia, PA 19106, in her memory.

The family would like to thank all the staff and personnel at County Meadows and Grane Hospice Care for their care and compassion shown to Marie while she was a resident there.

You may send condolences to the family online at our website

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Pine Grove, PA 17963
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Published in Reading Eagle on July 14, 2018
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