Timothy Thomas Leonard, (Tim) passed away peacefully at home from esophageal cancer with his wife and son by his side.
Tim was born Oct. 21, 1953 in Great Falls Montana,the son of Charles and Betty Leonard. He was raised in Great Falls graduating from CMR High School in 1972. He attended college in Arizona, transferring to Treasure Valley CC. Tim started working at Americold Logistics (Terminal Ice & Cold Storage) in Ontario, Or. in 1974. He worked there for over 30 years. He met and married Tracy Seiler in 1976. Their son Tobias Charles (Toby) was born in 1979. He joined Fruitland Fire Dept. in 1989, working his way up in rank to Captain and training officer. He retired from Americold and started working for the City of Fruitland Id. as an ordinance officer where he remained until his retirement in Oct of 2016.
He is survived by his wife, Tracy, his son, Toby, a brother, Keith (Debbie), brother in law, Jeffrey, 2 nieces, 2 nephews, Kimberly (Russell), Joey (Ellie) children Charlotte, Max, and Calvin, Colton (Tailor) and Hillary.
His is preceded in death by his parents, sister Jill Jolene, and infant son Gabriel.
Tim loved his work as a firefighter, and loved finding unclaimed dogs a permanent home.
A special thanks to Horizon Hospice for their loving care. Come join us for a Celebration of Life Sat. Feb 17, at 1 pm at the Fruitland High School gym.
Arrangements and Cremation by Lienkaemper Chapel, Ontario.