Leveque, Leona Vera of St. Thomas, passed away on Sunday, September 17th, 2017,
at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, at the age of 80.
Beloved wife of Theodore "Ted" Leveque and dearly loved mother of Wayde Leveque
and Lisa Leveque and her friend Sharon. Loved grandmother of Alisha Lauren and Hannah
May Leveque. Dear sister of Sylvia Normandin (Lucien) of Calgary. Leona was born
in Winnipeg, Manitoba on January 21, 1937, the daughter of the late Peter Pushka
and Pauline (Pushka) Pratt and step-daughter of the late Wallace Pratt.
Leona worked for the Windsor Board of Health and the Sandwich Community Health Centre
as a Consultant. She owned and operated Leona's Collectables and Antiques in Port
Stanley. Leona earned her Masters Degree from the University of Windsor. She was
a member of St. Anne's Parish.
Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Anne's Church on Friday at
10:00 a.m. Interment to follow in Holy Angels' Cemetery. No visitation prior to
the Mass. Remembrances may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Williams Funeral
Home, 45 Elgin Street, St. Thomas entrusted with arrangements.