- September 3, 1954 - May 25, 2011
- Indianapolis, Indiana
of Mark's Passing
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WE loved you. I hope you are keeping a good eye on all of us. We do miss you!!
1 of 27 | Posted by: Mary Candlish - McCordsville, IN
“I grew up with Mark in Arlington Heights Illinois. We both went to grade school thru high school together.
My sincere condolences to Marks family...Read More »
2 of 27 | Posted by: Jack Lasheff - Libertyville, IL
“So sad to read the bad new's in todays Daily Herald. My sympathies to all family survivors. I sure remember Mark as an unselfish and talented team...Read More »
3 of 27 | Posted by: Michael J. Yore - Chicago, IL
“I am so sorry to just hear about the passing of my friend Mark. I just want to say how much I enjoyed my time with Mark when he came to Lakewood. I...Read More »
4 of 27 | Posted by: Denny Roberg
“My deepest condolences go out to the entire family. My thoughts & prayers are with you during this difficult time.
John Locascio & family
...Read More »
5 of 27 | Posted by: John Locascio - Arlington Heights, IL
“If friends who care about your family could ease your loss, then there would be no sorrow today!! Though I really don't know you, Amy, I know &...Read More »
6 of 27 | Posted by: Michelle Fife - Indianapolis, IN
Please accept my heartfelt condolences on your loss! I had the pleasure of attending Tulsa with Mark, playing baseball with Mark, and...Read More »
7 of 27 | Posted by: Ron Benedetti - Lisle, IL
“It is with deepest sorrow that I write this message. My heart and soul are still in shock over the loss of one of my dearest friends. God created one...Read More »
8 of 27 | Posted by: Gordy "Lightfoot" Drygalski - WI
“We are deeply saddened and sorry for you loss.
9 of 27 | Posted by: Shirley and Jim Bierkamp
“I've had the pleasure of knowing Mark for the past several years. We made customer visits and played many rounds of golf together. No matter what the...Read More »
10 of 27 | Posted by: David Seaborn - Fishers, IN
“I had the pleasure of working with Mark for many years at Simrit. Whenever he would call, we would start making jokes and laugh so hard we would cry...Read More »
11 of 27 | Posted by: Tim Lomax - Dexter, MI
“Our hearts go out to all of the Leonhard family. We will pray for God's grace and peace for all of you. Cherish your wonderful memories of a loving...Read More »
12 of 27 | Posted by: Alie & Rebecca Shields
“There are too many great memories and great laughs that I had with Mark.
We were rivals in high school sports, but became inseperable best friends...Read More »
13 of 27 | Posted by: Gene Brzuszkiewicz - Lancaster, CA
“I am truly blessed to know the Leonhard family. If I could shoulder any of your heartache, I would do that in a minute. I know Mark would always ...Read More »
14 of 27 | Posted by: Bridgett Abston - Family Friend
“AMY AND FAMILY,
I JUST WANTED YOU ALL TO KNOW THAT MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS GO OUT TO EACH AND ALL OF YOU IN DURING THIS TIME OF NEED. I NEVER HAD...Read More »
15 of 27 | Posted by: STEPHANIE JONES - FISHERS, IN
“Mark's passing leaves an emptiness in my heart that I can only pray will be filled in with the great memories of our time together and hours long...Read More »
16 of 27 | Posted by: Mitch Zakula - Chandler, AZ
"You're killin me, Smalls."
"Still shakin it, boss."
I loved Mark's movie quotes and stories from Tulsa. They were...Read More »
17 of 27 | Posted by: Joe Knopp - Batavia, IL
“Dear Leonhard Family,
I coached Mark at Hersey High School in Arlington Heights,Il where he grew up.. He was a first class person and a pleasure...Read More »
18 of 27 | Posted by: Don Rowley - Arlington Heights , IL
“I remember getting ready to go back to WI. from visiting Mom. Those were really hard times! But I said Mark will be here shortly to mow the yard. Mom...Read More »
19 of 27 | Posted by: Carol S. Loch - Nashotah, WI
“I remember as clear as day when I was little, running across a room to jump on Uncle Mark's lap over and over again, and thinking it was the funniest...Read More »
20 of 27 | Posted by: Janelle Morrison - Rochester, NY
“Mark will be greatly missed.
Someday we'll laugh about the time Uncle Walter tied him to a tree and, later, suggested that this rambunctious child...Read More »
21 of 27 | Posted by: Judy Nicoloff - Fairview Park, OH
“Know you are loved and that your Red Storm Family is lifting you up in prayer. God' Peace be with you now and always.
22 of 27 | Posted by: The McGee Family - Indianapolis, IN
“We're sad to lose a dear friend. Mark was kindest and most jovial person you'd ever want to know. We were honored to have him as part of our...Read More »
23 of 27 | Posted by: Brad & Julie Karcher - Friends
“Dear Leonhard Family,
Our hearts ache at the news of your loss. We offer our condolences and deepest sympathy. Please know that you are in our...Read More »
24 of 27 | Posted by: Beth and Blair Claflin and family - IN
“I will truly miss one of my best friends. Mark's contagious laugh and positive energy will be missed. He loved his wife and children more than...Read More »
25 of 27 | Posted by: Dave Burgess - St. Charles, IL
“Mark is one of the most positive people I have met in my life. He went out of his way to encouraged people. He also love and adhored his wife Amy and...Read More »
26 of 27 | Posted by: Tim Guzman - Waterille, OH
“Dear Leonhard Family,
There are few things more difficult than dealing with the loss of a loved one. We, along with our staff, are honored and...Read More »
27 of 27 | Posted by: Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Centers - IN
Mark E. Leonhard, 56 of Indianapolis passed away May 25, 2011. Mark’s contagious laugh, loving heart and bigger than life personality will be greatly missed by his family and many friends. He was employed with the Simrit Division of Freudenberg NOK for many years. Mark was preceded in death by his mother Evelyn Leonhard . Mark is survived by his wife Amy Loch Leonhard; children Amber, Charles , Brandon and Morgan Leonhard; father David Leonhard; sisters Sharon (Bryan) Draper and her children David and Rachel, and Patricia Leonhard, and brother Steven (Michelle) Leonhard and his 4 children. Memorial services will be Wednesday, June 1, 4pm at the Geist Christian Church, 8550 Mud Creek Rd. Friends may visit with family after the services. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Leonhard children’s education fund in care of the Leonhard Family PMB 167, 11715 Fox Rd, Suite 400, Indianapolis, IN 46236.
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