Dermot "Derm" Leonard
1948 - 2021
Dermot "Derm" Leonard
Visitation Information
September 13-14
Visitation Time
Monday - 2pm to 4pm & 7pm to 9pm; Tuesday - 10am
Visitation Location
Maher’s Funeral Home, Placentia
Service Information
Service Date
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Service Time
Service Location
Sacred Heart Church, Placentia
Burial Information
Burial Location
Dermot McGettigan Memorial Cemetery, Southeast, Placentia
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In Loving Memory of

Dermot (Derm) Leonard



It is with profound sadness that the family of Dermot (Derm) Leonard announce his peaceful passing on September 7, 2021, at Carbonear Hospital at the age of 72.

Predeceased by his parents, Joseph and Kathleen Leonard, his darling infant son, Dermot: parents-in-law, Thomas and Veronica Traverse and lifelong friend, Pad Pearson.

Leaving to mourn with many happy and cherished memories, his wife, Judy; his precious children, Michelle (Calvin) and Gary (Kim); the pride and joy of his life, his grandchildren, Xavier, Jalen and Mackenzie; his sisters and brothers, Iris, Patricia (Steward), Anthony (Chris), Madonna (John), and Joe (Valerie); his nieces and nephews, Eddy, Tina, Trina, Robbie and Lori.

Also leaving to mourn, sisters-in-law, Lizzie (George) Blanche, Ann Drollette, Debra Capshaw, Linda (Jay) Perez, Denise (Tommy) Cline and brother-in-law, Gory Traverse.  Also, special friends, who were like family, Bernadette Bavis, Frances Pearson, Mike and Eileen Murray, and his special wharf buddies who shared his interests and laughed at his colorful language.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia.  Visitation to take place on Monday, September 13, 2021, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and 10 a.m. on Tuesday, September 14, 2021.    Mass of Christian Burial at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia, on Tuesday, September 14 at 2:00 p.m.

Inurnment at Father Dermot McGettigan Memorial Cemetery, Southeast, Placentia.

We will miss our beloved husband, Dad, and Grandpa dearly.  Our memories will live in our hearts forever.

With his many voyages now completed he has reached his final port of call.

"May God Rest his Spirit"
Dermot "Derm" Leonard