Evelyn Irene Leonard winged her way to her celestial home and Heavenly Father on Aug 26, 2013. After years of struggle with cancer, her body gave up, but her mind was strong & clear till the last day. She was born in Deerpark, Washington to Josephine & Henry Clancy on July 13, 1926. She bids farewell to her brother Alvin Clancy, sons Clifford Pierce & Raymond Joseph Pierce (Carol) and daughter Sharon Jensen (Keith) along with 9 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren & 2 great great grandchildren. Evelyn lived in Washington, Wisconsin, Colorado but 50 years in California till she moved to San Angelo, Texas last year to be with son Joe & Carol. Most of her professional life was as a Realtor and property investor. On her 85th birthday she was dancing in the hot tub on board a cruise ship with her children while the band played. She loved travel and has such a zest for life. Her kindness, compassion and love will be cherished. The family will receive friends from 6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M., Thursday, August 29, 2013 at Johnson's Funeral Home. The Funeral Service will be at 10:00 A.M., Friday, August 30, 2013 at the First Church of the Nazarene in San Angelo with Rev. Joni Lancaster and Dr. Don Ardrey officiating. The Graveside service will be at 3:00 P.M., Friday, August 30, 2013 at Bluffton Cemetery in Bluffton, Texas.
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