HAROLD O. LEINBACH

Posted on Feb 29, 2012 - 04:20 PM

A memorial service for Harold O. Leinbach, 87, of Mollys Way, Urbanna, Va., originally of Reading, Pa., was held at Urbanna United Methodist Church on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012, at 11 a.m. Burial was private.

Leinbach, former president of Bob White Quality Frosted Foods in Reading, Pa., died Feb. 24, 2012 at home with his family.

Mr. Leinbach served in WWII and was a member of several organizations and sat on several boards and committees which included the Oberlaender Foundation, the Restaurant Association of Berks County and Pennsylvania, Schuylkill River Power Squadron, the Washington Library and was a longtime Penn State alumni. Following retirement he moved to Urbanna, and pursued his love of sailing and boating. He attended the Urbanna United Methodist Church.

Born in Reading, Leinbach was a son of the late Harold M. Leinbach and Dorothy (Oberlaender) Leinbach. He was predeceased by his first wife, Margaret Ann (Towson) Leinbach in 1996, his second wife, Margaret (Lively) Leinbach in 2003, a brother, Gus O. Leinbach, and a sister, Jean L Breitinger Zeimer.

He is survived by a longtime companion, Barbara Borkey; by a daughter, Ann L. Heller of Urbanna; a son, Peter T. Leinbach of Buford, Ga.; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a brother, Richard Leinbach of Watchung, N.J., and a sister, Greta Smith, of Spring Township, Pa.

Arrangements by Bristow-Faulkner Funeral Home, Saluda, Va.