Rhoda M. Schottler Leal, 74 passed away 6/18/2014. She was born 12/27/1939 in San Francisco, California. Parents are Mr. & Mrs. Herman W. Schottler, Margarette Parkinson Schottler.
Rhoda graduated from Sequoia High School in Redwood City, California in 1958. She married Richard P. Leal on May 17th, 1959. They were married 55 years.
Rhoda was a homemaker who was active in her community. She served with the Candle Lighters in Fremont California for many years, along with many other events and charities.
Rhoda enjoyed traveling the world with her husband, two sons, grandchildren and many friends over the span of her life. Dick and Rhoda also lived in Spain for a year. Rhoda's passions were family, music, dancing and meeting people from all over the world who became dear friends till this very day.
Rhoda was a loving Wife, Mother, and Grandmother. She is survived by her Husband Richard P. Leal of Lincoln, California, sons Mr. & Mrs. Donald, Darla Leal of Roseville, California, Mr. Michael Leal of Newcastle, California, 4 grandchildren Bianca Leal, Mr. & Mrs. Jacob, Alana Leal and Joey Leal. And 1 great grandchild Delanie Leal. Sister Mrs. & Mr. Francis, Richard Abbott of Santa Clara, California. Niece Mrs. & Mr. Allison, Norman Kline, Nephews John & William Kline.
The Leal family would like to give a special thanks to the entire staff of Interim Health Care Services (Hospice) for making our mom's final days as peacefull as humanly possible. We will never forget you all.
A memorial will be held on June 24, 2014 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Lambert Funeral Home, 400 Douglas Blvd., Roseville, California 95678.
A mass will be held June 25 at 11:30 at Saint Joseph Church at 280 Oak Tree Lane, Lincoln, California 95658