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Anthony John Leonard

Graveside Service: 3:00 p.m., Saturday, May 20, 2023

Location: Peninsula Memorial Park

Anthony John Leonard, 48, of Newport News, VA departed this earth on Wednesday, May 17, 2023. Tony was born in Newport News, VA to Mitchell Ray Leonard and Vickie Steppes Leonard. He worked for Wayne Harbin Builders, Inc. and took great pleasure and pride in his work.

He is preceded in death by his father, Mitchell; grandparents, John Ivey and Ruby Shirley Ellis Steppes and Carlton E. and Eula Margaret Harris Leonard, mother-in-law, Linda Allison. He leaves behind his wife, Holly Allison Leonard, bonus children, Jake and Emily Saylor of Newport News; beloved daughters, Faith Renee and Ava Grace Leonard of Bethel, NC; mother, Vickie Steppes Leonard; sister, Michelle Leonard Johnson (Jesse); nephew, Christian Johnson; aunt, Donna Steppes Spence; cousin, Thomas E. Spence, Jr. (Holly) and children, Hannah, Thomas and Noah Spence of Newport News and a host of extended family and friends. 

Tony will be missed terribly, but we take comfort in knowing his pain on this earth is over.

A Graveside Service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 20, 2023 at Peninsula Memorial Park by Pastor Chris Hoyt and Thomas E. Spence.

The family requests no flowers to be sent. Condolences may be shared below. Arrangements by Weymouth Funeral Home.

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#7 Ava Leonard 2023-08-10 07:40
I miss you so much dad. I wish I could've said goodbye. You were the best dad I could've ever had. I wish we spent more time together.
#6 Kris haselwood 2023-05-19 21:13
You will be missed buddy you were always great to work with.so manny times I was so happy to see you in the morning knowing it was going to be a good day .I will miss you my brother
#5 Debbie Clark 2023-05-19 14:31
Vicky so sorry for your loss. Praying for you for I know this will be a tough time.
#4 Faye Edgerton Grant 2023-05-19 00:44
I’m so sorry for the loss of your Son Vickie. My thoughts and prayers are with your you and your family
#3 Connie Selby 2023-05-18 10:35
Vickie, Donna and Family praying for God to cover you love and His peace that passes all understanding. Tony was greatly loved and will be greatly missed.
Love you all!
#2 Margo Stewart 2023-05-18 01:20
My dear friend Vickie, I am so sorry for the loss of your son. I've known and loved Tony all of his life. We will all miss Tony and he will never be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the rest of his family. God bless you all. Love you ❤️
#1 Mom 2023-05-18 00:05
Son, I will miss you forevermore. I take comfort that you are no longer in pain. I know that you knew how much you were loved by your family.

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