Helen Brown Leinberger

Helen Brown Leinberger, wife of the late Frederick Arthur Leinberger, mother to Gary, Christopher, Bruce,  Jefferson, and the late Pete Leinberger, passed peacefully on January 24, 2011 surrounded by her family. Helen was 93 years young.
She is survived by four sons, ten grandchildren, and 2 great grand children. Helen embraced every day, especially enjoying her time sailing on the Chesapeake Bay and in later years captaining her Tugboat. Helen approached each day full of optimism and enthusiasm to
the adventures that lied ahead. For this and so much more, she will be missed.
Services to be announced at a later time. Donations may be made in her memory to Old Haverford Friends Meeting, 235 E. Eagle Rd., Havertown, Pennsylvania 19083. To send an online condolence, please visit Charles F. Snyder Jr Funeral Home & Crematory, 560-6100

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Dear Susan & Gary,
Your mother exemplified everything I admire about aging! Her curious and adventuresome nature awed any who spoke with her. She maintained her spirit of independence to the point that when she relented to let another assist her in some small way, one felt like SHE was doing the favor.
Helen lived a strong life and I hope I can emulate her qualities when I grow up.
May you be comforted by the many good memories shared together

Most sincerely,
Sue (Breneman) Tobie

Dear Susan,Gary and family,
So sorry to hear of Helen’s passing. She was a rare and unique individual and it was my pleasure to have known her. What a great spirit and outlook she possessed! My deepest sympathy.
All my best,
Pauline Ross

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