R. Leona “Onie” Beer, 86, of Buffalo Twp., passed away peacefully on Friday, June 29th, while in the company of family, at her home. Leona was born in Parker, on May 6, 1932, a daughter of the late Myrtle (Sloan) and Howard A. Steele. She was a member of Harvest Baptist Church in Natrona Heights. As a young adult she worked hand in hand with her husband leading the teen group in their local church. She enjoyed singing with friends and family in churches throughout the area. Along with her husband, she owned and operated Dynamic Ceramics, Inc. in Sarver for 38 years. Leona loved traveling in her motorhome, gardening, sewing, craftwork and she crocheted hats for cancer patients through Handmade Hope of Western Pa Leona is survived by husband of 63 years, Darl L. “Dutch”/”Shorty” Beer; son,Terry, (Jeannette) Beer, of Buffalo Twp; two daughters, Darla, (George) McWilliams, of Buffalo Twp. and Melanie (Thomas) Waddell, of South Buffalo Twp. She is also survived by her grandchildren; Melissa (Zach), Justin (Heidi), Amanda, Michael (Micaela), Matthew (Rebekah), Aaron (Kayla), Jerrica (Misael), David (Debbie) and Tia Waddell. Great Grandchildren; Sarah, Hunter, GiGi, Dessie, Isaac, Hallie, Julian, Lilah, Aaron Jr, Asa and Alistar. A special thanks to Dana Kunkle & Beth Bowser, who loved her and cared for her personal needs. . Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her 4 sisters. Family and friends will be received on Monday, July 2nd from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m, in the Redmond Funeral Home Inc. 524 High St. Freeport, Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 3rd at Harvest Baptist Church. 224 Harvest Lane, Natrona Heights, with Pastor Marc Likins officiating. Burial will be held in Sarverville Cemetery, Sarver, In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Harvest Baptist Academy 224 Harvest Lane Natrona Heights PA 15065.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of R Leona Steele Beer 2018. Redmond Funeral Home Inc
Death notice for the town of: Freeport, state: Pennsylvania