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Visitation

DiStasio Funeral Home Inc.
Thursday December 30th, 2021
4:00pm - 7:00pm

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Funeral Service

DiStasio Funeral Home Inc.
Friday December 31st, 2021
11:00am

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Leon W McNamara

Leon W. Mc Namara, 80, of South Dayton entered to rest December 28, 2021
He was born September 1, 1941 to the late Clayton and Lois (Houck) McNamara.
Leon married Esther Fryer June 2, 1962 and worked together on their family farm for 35 years. After he sold the farm, he worked at Giers feed mill and milked cows at Smallbacks Farm.
He loved bowling, hunting, watching western movies and watching sports especially baseball and football. He had a special love for animals especially Holstein cows. Family and freinds were extremely important to him.
Leon is survived by his cherished children Patrick (Marie) McNamara and Tammy (Jim Craig) Schroeder; grandchildren Jennifer, Christopher, Tyler, Patrick and Mark; a brother Ronald McNamara also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Besides his parents he was predeceased by his wife Esther and older brother Glenn McNamara.
Relatives and friends may visit DiStasio Funeral Home 478 Route 83, South Dayton Thursday December 30, 2021 from 4PM to 7PM where a funeral service will be held Friday December 31, 2021 at 11AM. Services will be performed by his cousin Sandy Houck.
Interment will be in Villenova Cemetery

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the South Dayton Volunteer fire department.




Guestbook

Jim and I just found out about Leon. He really was a wonderful man Hard working and caring. You have our deepest sympathy for his loss to you families.

Judi and Jim Rose Jan 7 2022 12:58 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Leon McNamara

Michele Bennett Jan 2 2022 3:58 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Leon McNamara

Mandy smith Dec 30 2021 8:57 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Leon McNamara

Jim &Terry Chamberlin Dec 30 2021 5:30 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Leon McNamara

Shannan sullivan and family Dec 30 2021 11:23 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Leon McNamara

Terry and Penny Howe Dec 30 2021 6:53 AM

The family of Lee 'Barney' Kellogg (1932-1995), and Joyce/307, extend to each of you our most-sincere sympathy in the passing of your loved one. Be strong; take care of yourselves; and know I'm thinking of you. I know you will be okay as you wade through the tears.

Joyce Kellogg Dec 30 2021 6:41 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Leon McNamara

Sandy and Al Dec 29 2021 8:50 PM

RIP Dear Uncle Leon. You will be sadly missed. We will cherish the wonderful memories from family gatherings. It was a treat to listen as the guys played cards and heard the roar of laughter. ❤️❤️❤️

Sandy Forbes Dec 29 2021 8:49 PM

So sorry for your loss. Thinking of you during this difficult time.

Matt and Heidi Forbes and family Dec 29 2021 7:44 PM

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