In Memory of


Grant Leonard

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A family service will be held followed by interment in Schomberg Union Cemetery

Leonard: Grant Arthur.
Peacefully at Margaret Bahen Hospice, Newmarket, on Saturday April 24th, 2021. Grant Leonard, in his 85th year beloved husband of Barbara and the late Doris. Loving father of Diane (Scott Schweyer) and the late Peter. Cherished father-in-law of Dana. Sadly missed by Barb’s family Susan (Wil) Parcher, and Bruce (Christina) Harpell. Fondly remembered by all his grandchildren Carlie (Jordan), Erin, Spencer, Amanda (Ryan), Preston (Avery), Siobhan, Michael, Adam, and his great-grandson Max.

A family service will be held at Rod Abrams Funeral Home, 1666 Tottenham Road, Tottenham, 905-936-3477. Interment will follow at Schomberg Union Cemetery, Schomberg. Donations in Grant’s memory to Margaret Bahen Hospice or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. www.RodAbramsFuneralHome.com

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Memorial Tribute

“Grant Leonard”
  1. Gordon and Donna Johnston wrote:

    Barbara and Diane — Our sincere sympathy to you both and your families. Grant was a good friend for many years.

  2. Robert (Bob) and Linda Boak wrote:

    Our condolences go out to the Families

  3. Robert (Bob) and Linda Boak wrote:

    Our condolences to the Families

  4. Bill & Marlene Koppens wrote:

    Barb and Family-So sorry to hear of Grant’s passing. He was such a kind and gentle man.

  5. John and Mary (Leonard) Storey wrote:

    Thinking of everyone in the family, so sad.

  6. Sandra & Dennis O’Hara wrote:

    So sorry to hear about Grants passing. Our Condolences go out to the family!!

  7. Carol (Sloan) & Clarence Boyd wrote:

    So Sorry to hear about Grant. Thinking of you at this time.

  8. Judy Lipsett wrote:

    Our condolences to Diane Barb and families..Cal and Judy Lipsett

  9. Wayne and Barbara Courtney wrote:

    Sorry to hear about Grant. Our thoughts and prayers are for the family.

  10. Bob Wood wrote:

    My deepest sympathies to Barb, Diane, Dana and families. Grant will be dearly missed.

  11. Colleen Davidson wrote:

    So sorry to hear the news of your Dad’s passing Diane. My condolences to you and your family.

  12. Rob and Vi Salisbury wrote:

    We know that Grant made Barb so happy and we’ll forever be grateful for that. Our sincerest condolences to all who loved him.

  13. Norm & Mary Lipsett wrote:

    So sorry to hear of Grant’s passing, sending our condolences to his family.

  14. John Archibald wrote:

    Our condolences to the entire Leonard family.
    John & Anne

  15. Teresa Sheardown wrote:

    My sincere condolences to Diane & family. I have many memories of Grant when I was a kid.

  16. Lorna Simpson wrote:

    My condolence to Grant’s Family sorry to hear of his passing may he Rest In Peace ,No doubt he will be missed.
    Lorna(Dove)Simpson

  17. Ken and Susan McKelvey wrote:

    Grant will be greatly missed! We had wonderful memories as long family friends! We are so sorry for your loss.

  18. Penny Bishop wrote:

    Heartfelt condolences to Grant’s family on his passing. He will be greatly missed.

  19. Hank & Betty Lou Vanderpost wrote:

    Diane (Sally) & family: Our deepest sympathy to all of you at this very sad time. Our memories go back to the guernsey days, and all the fun times…shows, sales, picnics, etc. Your father was a loved, well respected man. Our prayers are with you.

  20. Betty Lou & Hank Vanderpost wrote:

    Dear Diane (Sally) & family: Our deepest condolences to you and the entire family. Our memories go back to the guernsey days….shows, sales, picnics, etc. Lots of fun times. Your father was a great man, and will be missed. God bless.

  21. Doreen Buckley wrote:

    My thoughts and prayers are with the family at this time. I fondly remember the family through all the years at Victory Baptist Church during the last almost 50 years. God’s blessings Barb, Diane, Dana and families.
    Doreen Buckley

  22. Monica Duggan wrote:

    My sincere condolences Barb, Diane and families, he will be missed by many

  23. Ailene Mabee wrote:

    So sorry to hear of Grant’s passing. My condolences to the family Ailene Mabee

  24. Jim and Lynne Stewart wrote:

    We are so sorry to hear about Grant’s passing. What a wonderful man. He will be dearly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with Barb and the family.

  25. Dave Gingrich wrote:

    Our condolences to Barb and family. Ill miss my usher partner. Rest in peace friend

  26. Jim, & Joan Marks, & family wrote:

    Sorry to hear of Grants passing. our sincere condolences to the family.

  27. Todd Marchant wrote:

    To all of the Leonard family,
    Our most sincere condolences go out to you all.
    Todd, Marilou and Don Marchant

  28. Brent Andrews wrote:

    Barb,
    So sorry to hear of Grant’s passing. I hadn’t seen you guys since March 2020 so this was quite a shock. Always enjoyed my conversations with you guys. My deepest condolences. God bless.
    Brent

  29. Peter and Connie Hood wrote:

    So sorry to hear of Grant’s passing. He will be missed, especially his bright smile and his warm hello. Thinking of you all during this difficult time.

  30. Bill & Ethel Hawman wrote:

    Dear Barb
    We send our heartfelt sympathy to you and your family and Grant’s family. Sad that your time with him was short, but we know that you both were really happy together.
    Love from Bill & “Toots”

  31. David and Martha Schwartz wrote:

    So sorry to hear of Grants passing. We became friends through the guernsey cattle.I took his cow, Nettie to the Royal Winter Fair where she was grand champion 2 years in a row. Grant and Doris always welcomed me into their home. Our condolences to Barb, Diane, and Peters family. May you feel Gods comfort in this time of sorry.

  32. Kendall & Kevin Kupusa wrote:

    Our condolences Barbara and Diane. Grant was a good friend of my father for many years. He will be missed.

  33. Joanne, Pete & Family wrote:

    Sorry to hear of Grant’s passing. You and the family are in our thoughts and prayers.

  34. Judy Tomlinson wrote:

    Barbara,
    Always enjoyed chatting after the service at VBC. So sorry to hear of Grant’s passing, but know that the Lord’s peace and compassion will comfort you. 2 Cor. 1:3
    Sincerely, Judy

  35. Marietta McKeown wrote:

    Fond memories of visits to your farm and your home in Schomberg. Ken and Grant loved driving out together. We will see you again in glory!

  36. Paul and Mary Kavanagh wrote:

    Dear Barbara, Diane and families,
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time. Grant was a
    True Gentleman.

  37. Gary & Brigitte Mayer wrote:

    Grant left a great void to his family and all who knew him .We morn this tremendous loss ,a dear friend and neighbour .

    Love Brigitte & Gary Mayer

  38. Frank Notte wrote:

    My deepest condolences to Everyone.

  39. Phyllis Gray wrote:

    Barb. We are sorry to hear of Grant’s passing. Our condolences to you, and to all your and Grant’s families. Too short a time together. Phyllis & Dave

  40. Mckee wrote:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you Barb always enjoyed you both at our life group meetings. Grant will be missed by so many. God Bless you as you go through this difficult time.

  41. Isobel & Olav Dahl wrote:

    Hi Barb,we’re so sorry to hear of your loss.Our sincerest sympathy to you and Grant’s family. Isobel & Olav

  42. Stu &Phyllis Dahmer wrote:

    We remember the many good times at your farm with our adult fellowship. Those great wagon rides and times enjoyed around each campfire. What precious memories of the fun we had together. Also how can we thank you for the way you greeted everyone at VBC. Wow will you be missed. We’re also so sorry for the loss of this precious partner of yours Barb. I know everyone will really miss him!

  43. Liz Warner wrote:

    I,’m sorry to hear of Grants passing. I always enjoyed his smiles Sunday mornings. My prayers for all the family. He will be missed.

  44. Elaine Maynard-Lloyd & Clark Lloyd wrote:

    Our Deepest Sympathy and Condolences to the Family, always enjoyed my visits to the farm and our last visit in the driveway in Schomberg, Grant will be missed.

  45. Mary Dove wrote:

    Sorry to hear of Grant’s passing, my condolences to family

  46. Bill and Kay Hanlon wrote:

    In our thoughts and prayers

  47. Margaret Bahen Hospice wrote:

    It was an honour to care for Gramt at Margaret Bahen Hospice. On behalf of the entire MB Hospice family, please accept our deepest sympathies.

  48. Warren & Jacqueline Jackson wrote:

    Dear Barb..
    We are so sorry to hear of Grant’s passing. Have really missed our coffee times together.
    Heartfelt Condolences to you and your family.

  49. Lorie Sloan wrote:

    My deepest condolences to the entire family. Grant was a gentle soul and will be missed by those who knew him. Find peace in the memories you have of him.

  50. Pat Tough wrote:

    So very sorry to hear of Grants passing. The Leonard’s were country neighbours for many years and then became town neighbours in recent years. Our condolences to the whole family. From Margaret Tough and families

  51. Chris and Lisa McGuire wrote:

    Our deepest condolences to the family.

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