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LeRoy D. Menear


LeRoy D. Menear, 87, of Berlin, Md., formerly of Middletown, entered into eternal rest on Friday, June 30, 2017 at Costal Hospice at the Lake, Salisbury, Md.

LeRoy was born on February 23, 1930 in Royalton, Pa. and was the son of the late Eugene and Edna (Stroble) Menear.

He was an avid golfer and was a member of St. John Neumann Catholic Church, Berlin, Md.

In addition to his parents, LeRoy was preceded in death by his son Daniel L. Menear and several siblings.

He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Philomena (Nesci) Menear; three daughters, Phyllis J. Cavanaugh of Selbyville, Del., Debra L. Weaver and her husband Alan of Wilmington, Del., and Daria A. Menear of Wilmington, Del.; a brother, Gerald Menear of Middletown; a sister Helen Coover of Elizabethtown; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 1 p.m. at Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, 280 N. Race St., Middletown, Pa., with the Rev. Ted Keating as celebrant.

Visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. until the time of Mass on Thursday at the church.

Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery, Harrisburg Pa.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at

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