OBITUARY

Bobby Joe Leach Sr.

August 3, 1956May 3, 2018
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Bobby Joe Leach, Sr., 61 of Lower Pottsgrove Township, Montgomery County, PA passed away in the Pottstown Memorial Medical Center on Thursday, May 3, 2018. Born in Norristown, PA he was the son of the late Virginia (Hampton) and Robert Michael Leach. Bobby Joe was a welder for Exelon Power Plant, Limerick last working in 2017. He was a member of the Boiler Makers Union and was in the US Air Force during peacetime. He enjoyed building bikes and cars and was an American car enthusiast. Bobby Joe is survived by two sons, Robert J. Leach, Jr. of East Norriton and Cody M. Leach of Exeter Township; a granddaughter Caraline Leach of East Norriton; a nephew Shawn Leach of Norristown and numerous aunts and uncles. He was predeceased by a brother Michael Leach and a niece Danielle. A Memorial Service will be 2 p.m., Saturday, May 12, 2018 at the Linwood W. Ott Funeral Home, Inc., 111 North Reading Avenue, Boyertown, PA. The Reverend Dr. Thomas E. Richards Jr., will officiate, who was the former pastor of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Tannersville, PA. Relatives and friends will be received Saturday between 12 – 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family. In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in his name to the Montgomery County SPCA, 1059 Sweisford Road, Perkiomenville, PA 18074. Online condolences may be made at www.lwottfuneralhome.com

  • FAMILY

  • Robert J. Leach, Son
  • Cody M. Leach, Son
  • Caraline Leach, Granddaughter
  • Shawn Leach, Nephew
  • Robert Micahel Leach, Father
  • Virginia (Hampton) Leach, Mother
  • Michael Leach, Brother
  • He is also survived by numerous aunts and uncles. Bobby Joe was also predeceased by a niece Danielle.
  • DONATIONS

  • Montgomery County SPCA

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, May 12, 2018
  • Memorial Service Saturday, May 12, 2018
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Arlene Bridge

May 14, 2018

It's hard to understand why someone is taken from us, but find comfort in knowing you were a special part of a well-lived life.
Memories of love and friendship is something to carry with us always.
Hold on to your memories & let them guide you through this terrible time of sadness.
I will always remember Bobby Joe as I thought of him as a "Gentle Giant"
RIP Bobby Joe on your long ride home to Harley Heaven. Until we meet again !!
Arlene (Li'l Reds)

Jeff Sweeney

May 12, 2018

I was a friend and neighbor of Bobby Joe Leach. On behalf of Norristown Area High School Class of 1974 - Alpha 74, we would like to extend our deepest sympathies to the Leach Family.

Family members may visit the N.A.H.S. Alpha 74 Facebook page to see the individual sympathies expressed.

Kandi McCleary

May 9, 2018

RIP Bobby Joe....what a great guy gone too soon. My deepest sympathy to the family.

glenn and janice rzepnicki

May 9, 2018

To a friend and coworker, R.I.P. you will be missed.

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Biography

Bobby Joe Leach, Sr., 61 of Lower Pottsgrove Township, Montgomery County, PA passed away in the Pottstown Memorial Medical Center on Thursday, May 3, 2018.
Born in Norristown, PA he was the son of the late Virginia (Hampton) and Robert Michael Leach.
Bobby Joe was a welder for Exelon Power Plant, Limerick last working in 2017. He was a member of the Boiler Makers Union and was in the US Air Force during peacetime.
He enjoyed building bikes and cars and was an American car enthusiast.
Bobby Joe is survived by two sons, Robert J. Leach, Jr. of East Norriton and Cody M. Leach of Exeter Township; a granddaughter Caraline Leach of East Norriton; a nephew Shawn Leach of Norristown and numerous aunts and uncles. He was predeceased by a brother Michael Leach and a niece Danielle.
A Memorial Service will be 2 p.m., Saturday, May 12, 2018 at the Linwood W. Ott Funeral Home, Inc., 111 North Reading Avenue, Boyertown, PA. The Reverend Dr. Thomas E. Richards Jr., will officiate, who was the former pastor of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Tannersville, PA.
Relatives and friends will be received Saturday between 12 – 2 p.m. at the funeral home.
Burial will be private at the convenience of the family.
In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in his name to the Montgomery County SPCA, 1059 Sweisford Road, Perkiomenville, PA 18074.
Online condolences may be made at www.lwottfuneralhome.com