Richard Withnell Leonard III
June 3, 1934 – July 8, 2018
Richard W. Leonard, III, 84, of Caroline County passed away in his sleep at his home Sunday, July 8, 2018 after a long period of failing health. Richard was born in Washington D.C. and resided in Caroline County since his retirement. He enjoyed gardening, sports, and most of all his canine friends. He was a member of the Massaponax Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses. He will be remembered for his kindness, generosity, and quick wit, and will be missed by all who knew him. Mr. Leonard is survived by his sister, Patricia Leonard Braun; his loving nieces and nephew, Lourie, Karen, and Jeffrey; and extended family. He was predeceased in May by his sister, Diane Leonard Gdula. A graveside service is planned for October 20, 2018 at Oak Hill Cemetery in Fredericksburg.