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Sending love and sympathy Janet to you and your family. May God Bless each of you and give you strength and peace. Love Lowell & Mary Smith

Posted by: Lowell & Mary Smith - Ankeny, IA - Friend   Jan 08, 2020

My thoughts and prayers are with your whole familyVw

Posted by: Kathryn Sibbel - Ankeny, IA   Jan 07, 2020

I have fond memories of being neighbors for many years with Earl, Jan and Jeff on Park View Drive. The annual block party was fun to plan, set up and host in our driveways. Of course the next day was spent returning serving spoons, tables, chairs etc to everyone on the block.
Our boys enjoyed many backyard adventures through their childhoods - no one needed a "play date" invitation! Earl was not only a neighbor and friend, but an important influence

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Posted by: Virginia Wolf - Yorba Linda, CA - Neighbor   Jan 07, 2020

Prayers to the Leonard family. Earl was one of my favorite teachers and coaches. He had a great sense of humor. Remember time in 9th grade I got dinged up in football game and came back over to sideline and he offered me a tums. Saying it would take care of my injury.
God bless

Posted by: Tim Flowers - Student   Jan 07, 2020

Jan, so sorry to hear of Earl's passing. He was very special, and I especially loved his sense of humor. Growing up across the street from you and Earl gave me lots of special memories. Earl and you, and my parents (Bill & Cleo Stubbe) were the kind of neighbors that would do anything for each other, and then the fact that Earl and mom taught together only cemented the relationship more. My sister, Laurie Mathis, and I are deeply

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Posted by: Bonnie (Stubbe) Zittergruen - Urbandale, IA - Neighbor   Jan 06, 2020

Earl was a great colleague and friend. He was always a wealth of knowledge and stories to keep me going. RIP old friend
Dennis Albertson

Posted by: Dennis Albertson    Jan 06, 2020

Rest in peace my friend and fellow teacher and coach. I always respected you as a professional and looked forward to that great sense of humor. You will be missed, Earl.

God bless Janet and family.

Posted by: Bill Wilson - Bella Vista, AR   Jan 05, 2020

Wonderful Ankeny memories of Mr. Leonard, who gave me a great sense of how to speak up for myself as a shy teen. Thank you to Janet for sharing your family with us , sending my condolences for all.

Posted by: Trena Madison - West New York, NJ - Student   Jan 05, 2020

I taught with Earl at Ankeny High. He was always a kind, funny and supportive colleague and well- loved teacher. He will be missed.

Posted by: Marilyn Sand - Norwalk, IA   Jan 05, 2020

RIP, Mr Leonard. One of my favorite teachers & coaches! 3 strikes! Tanks, but no tanks.

Posted by: Andrew McGuire - Ankeny, IA - Student   Jan 05, 2020