Margaret Maria (Morris) Leonard

Margaret Maria (Morris) Leonard, of Quincy, died in Braintree surrounded by her family on November 26, 2010. 

Born in Boston, she was a graduate of Saint Thomas Aquinas High School in Jamaica Plain and was employed by New England Telephone and Telegraph for 10 years.

A resident of Milton for 30 years, Margaret moved to Quincy in 1980. Her family was her life.

Beloved wife of the late Edward J. Leonard. Loving mother of Edward J., Jr. and his wife Patricia of The Villages, Florida, Mary M. Leonard of Quincy, Ann M. Horgan and her husband John of Braintree, Margaret M. Greenberg and her husband Mark of Melrose, the late Claire T. Lavine and her husband Bennett of Needham, Kathleen R. Carten and her husband Thomas of Milton, Joan E. Cunningham and her husband Neil of Quincy and Judith F. Rezendes and her husband Robert of Sandwich. Sister of Catherine Foley of CT. Margaret was predeceased by six other brothers and sisters. Margaret is also survived by 20 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.

 A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Mary Church, West Quincy, on Tuesday morning at 10:00AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours at the Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington St. DORCHESTER LOWER MILLS on Monday, 4-8PM. Interment Milton Cemetery.

 In lieu of flowers, donations in Margaret’s memory may be made to Norwell VNA and Hospice, 91 Longwater Circle, Norwell, MA 02061 or South Shore Assoc. for Retarded Citizens, 371 River St., Weymouth, MA 02191.

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