Anna Mary Leasure

SALEM – Anna Mary Leasure, 66, of Salem, died at 3:25 p.m. Thursday at Salem Community Hospital following a sudden illness.

She was born May 11, 1946 in Chambersburg, Pa., the daughter of the late William and Nancy Jane (North) Heil.

She was a graduate of Windber High School in Windber, Pa. She was employed as a dental assistant with Dr. C. James Lehwald from 1997 to the present.

She attended Southeast Friends Church in Salem and attended the Phillips Christian Church.

Her husband, Steven D. Leasure, whom she married March 2, 1968, preceded her in death May 19, 1995.

Survivors include a son, Steven D. Leasure Jr. of Nashville, Tenn.; two daughters, Lee Ann (James) Lincoln of North Lawrence, Ohio and Lisa (Michael) Davidson of Cuyahoga Falls; and five grandchildren.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the Southeast Friends Church with Pastor Jeremy Ray and Pastor Bob Laughlin officiating.

Calling hours will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. Burial will be at the St. Thomas Cemetery in St. Thomas, Pa.

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