Donna Lee (Cyr) Leonard, 68, passed away Thursday, December 7, 2017, at Country Gardens Nursing Home, in Swansea, surrounded by her loved ones. Donna was born in Brockton, MA, daughter of Lois B. (Cheney) Cyr and the late Roland Cyr; she was the wife of the late Richard K. Leonard.
Growing up in Avon, MA and educated in the Avon schools, after raising her family Donna had various jobs including in home day care, stock clerk for BJ's Wholesale Club and helping out at the Painted Pony Farm. She enjoyed sewing, baking and all outside activities. Donna's greatest joy was spending time with her grandchildren, family, and friends.
Besides her mother, Lois Cyr, Donna is survived by three daughters, Ronda Logan and her husband Greg of Dighton, Michelle Dias and her husband Earle of Attleboro, and Gail Roy and her husband Rich of Taunton; two sons, Russell Leonard and his wife Beth of Taunton, and Ronald Mackenzie of Dighton; eleven grandchildren, Krystal DaSilva, Brandon Mackenzie, Tyler Dias, Marissa Dias, Jeremy Mackenzie, Breanna Roy, Nathan Mackenzie, Ariana Kindberg, Cameron, Olyvia, and Gavin Leonard; five great grandchildren; a sister, Cheryl Mann of North Dighton; a brother Paul Cyr and his wife Anita of Camano Island, WA; two sisters-in-law, Donna Cyr of La Luz, NM and Ginger (Leonard) Boisvert and many nieces and nephews. She was also sister of the late Brian Cyr.
Family and friends are invited to a celebration of life on Wednesday, December 13, 2017, from 5-8pm, at theTaunton Yacht Club, 2125 Water Street, Dighton, MA 02715. Inurnment will be private at the family's request.
In lieu of flowers, the Donna's family asks that donations in her memory be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 309 Waverley Oaks Road, Waltham, MA 02452.
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