Marie Leonard

Marie Leonard Lansing Age 80 passed away Sunday, September 22, 2013 at Grand Haven Assisted Living Center under the loving care of her family. She was born December 30, 1932 in Bristol, Virginia the daughter of Gordon and Anna (Lunsford) Blaylock. Marie retired from General Motors after many years of service. She was high spirited, feisty and a lady through and through. Marie enjoyed crafts, was a fantastic seamstress and cook. She enjoyed cooking for everyone, especially her family. She also was known for having a green thumb and loved to work in her flower garden. Marie is survived by her children: Danny Leonard, Dennis (Bethann) Leonard and Kathy (Steve) Curran; 5 grandchildren: Danielle, Nicole, Taylor, Donovan and Callan; 1 great-grandson, Jace Acton; brother, Jerry (Sheri) Blaylock and sister, Bernice Riffey. Her family will celebrate her life on Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 1:00 PM at Tiffany Funeral Home, 3232 W. Saginaw, Lansing with Pastor Adam Ray officiating. Visitation will be held on Wednesday at the funeral home from 5-7 PM and 1 hour prior to the service on Thursday. For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made to Grand Haven Assisted Living, 3145 West Mt. Hope, Lansing, MI 48911. To leave messages for the family, please visit

Funeral Home

Tiffany Funeral Home
3232 W Saginaw St Lansing, MI 48917
(517) 481-3792

Published in Lansing State Journal on Sept. 24, 2013