O’BRIEN, Leon Michael John – Passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer, at Hospice Peterborough, with his family at his side, on Sunday, September 22, 2019. Leon of Omemee was 63 years of age. Beloved husband of Patsy (nee Rombough) for 36 years. Loving father of Jason (Lori) and Darren (Caitlin). Dear Papa of Greyson and McKenna. Brother of Arlaine O’Brien and Jacqueline Newby (John). He will be remembered by many other relatives and friends.
A transport driver for 43 years. Leon loved being outdoors, hunting, fishing or four-wheeling at his property on Little Papineau Lake. He loved hanging out with his grandkids and watching them grow.
A private graveside service was held. A Celebration of Leon’s Life will be held at the ASHBURNHAM FUNERAL HOME & RECEPTION CENTRE, 840 Armour Road, on Tuesday, September 24, from 1-3 pm.
If desired, donations in Leon’s memory may be made to Hospice Peterborough. Condolences may be made at www.AshburnhamFuneral.ca.
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Ashburnham Funeral Home, 840 Armour Road, Peterborough, in the Legacy Room, on Tuesday, September 24th from 1-3 pm