June 10, 1946 – February 18, 2013
Rosalyn passed away peacefully on February 18, 2013 at the age of 66 years.
Rosalyn made her Cursillo on June 8 – 11, 1989 and made her first pilgrimage on October 12 – 15, 1995 in Bragg Creek. She had gone on eleven pilgimages in Bragg Creek and Lac Ste. Anne.
Rosalyn was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and sister. She is survived by her loving husband of forty-one years Clement Leather; her children, Danny, Darlene, Karen (Albert Whitstone), Calvin, Carrie (Patrick), Nardo, and Clifton (Stella); fifteen grandchildren; and thirteen great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother Melvin Running Bird; two sisters, Rose (Dale) Running Bird and Mavis (Alex) Crowchild; and numerous other relatives too many to mention. Rosalyn was predeceased by her parents Paul and Mary Running Bird; three children, Donald, Harvey and Harvina; sister Teresa Sleigh; her grandparents Jim Jerry; her aunties Nancy Melting Tallow, Nancy Burns, Rita Jerry, Mary Sitting Eagle, Edna Leather, Norma Cat Face; and her uncles Lawrence Cayenne, Jimmy Cayenne, Pete Cayenne, Henry Back Fat, mother in law and father in law Laura and George Leather.
Wake Services will be held at the residence of Clement and Rosalyn Leather (Cluny, AB) on Saturday, February 23, 2013, commencing at 4:00 p.m., and Sunday, February 24, 2013.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Holy Trinity Catholic Church on Monday, February 25, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Little Washington Cemetery. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Rosalyn Leather-Saddleback, a tree will be dedicated at Siksika Nation, Alberta by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403)243-8200Print This Obituary & Condolences