Margaret Jarrett Leake
Margaret Jarrett Leake passed away peacefully on Friday, April 26, 2013 in Long Beach, California. She had fulfilled a dream to attend the 2012 London Olympics. Margaret was born in London, England, September 27, 1923. She will always be known for her generosity of friendship and her support for her community. She was preceded in death by her husband, Earl and their two children, Janet and Paul. She is survived by her first cousin, Dorothy Wallace; cousins Sylvia and Brian Friend and their daughter, Sandi Friend Thornton and her family; and many other cousins in England; Earl's sister and her husband, Marjorie and Jack Golden; their children, Lynn and Bill Schlote and their children, Rhett and Lia, all of Sierra Madre, California; her friends Ramon Mercado and Iliana Luna and their children, of Long Beach; and many dear friends in Long Beach and all over the world. Her memorial service will be at Bay Shore Community Church, 5100 The Toledo, Long Beach, California 90803 on Saturday, June 1 at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Bay Shore Community Church. Please sign the guestbook at www.presstelegram.com/obits.
Published in the Long Beach Press-Telegram from May 1 to May 29, 2013