Rona Jean Leatherberry

Rona Jean Leatherberry

DeForest-Rona Jean Leatherberry, age 51, after a courageous yearlong battle with cancer, passed away at Agrace Hospice in Fitchburg October 24, 2014.

Rona was born September 14, 1963, to Ronald and Connie (Hines) Leatherberry in Portage WI. She owned and operated Lukie’s Choice Pet Products in DeForest for many years. She enjoyed Stephen King Novels, scary movies, bowling, antique shopping, spending time with her grandkids and her family.

Rona is survived by her parents Ronald and Connie Leatherberry of Arlington; two sons Brandon Tomlinson of Marshall, and Nicholas Tomlinson of DeForest; two grandsons Blake and Dominik Tomlinson and granddaughter Veronika Stein; three sisters, Dawn (Jerry) Camren of Wyocena, Jody (Teddy) Leatherberry-Buell of Fox Lake and Dena Leatherberry of LaValle; one brother Scott Leatherberry of Rio; and the love of her life and fiancé Rick Olivares of DeForest.

The family would like to give a special thanks to the volunteers and staff of Agrace Hospice.

A Memorial open house Celebration of Rona’s life will be held Saturday, November 8, 2014 from 1pm to 5pm at the home of her brother at W5323 Cty Hwy B, Rio, WI.

In lieu of flowers, a donation can be sent in Rona’s name to Agrace Hospice, 5395 E Cheryl Parkway, Madison, WI.

To view and sign this guestbook, please visit: Ryan Funeral Home & Cremation Services Windsor/DeForest Chapel 6924 Lake Road 608-846-4250