Sally Leonhard Madanski (nee Ursic), 70, of Lorain, passed away Saturday, February 22, 2014, at Anchor Lodge Retirement Village, Lorain, after a lengthy illness. She was born on August 21, 1943 in Lorain, where she lived her entire life, and was a graduate of Lorain High School.
Sally was employed with the U.S. Postal Service, where she retired from after 31 years of employment. She worked as a letter carrier, postal clerk, and was a temporary postmaster. She was a member of Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church and loved her grandchildren dearly.
She is survived by her husband of 35 years, William A. Madanski; daughters, Lori Leonhard, of Lorain and Lisa Campbell, of Cape Coral, Florida; stepson, Daniel Madanski, of Fort Worth, Texas; her four grandchildren, Lenny Torres II, Andrew Torres, Ava Madanski, and Sophia Madanski; and her aunt Veronica “Ronnie” Striker, of Lorain.
Sally was preceded in death by her first husband, Alan Leonhard; sister, Patricia Pavlich; and her parents, William and Frances (nee Mika) Ursic.
The family is holding private services. The Dovin Funeral Home, 2701 Elyria Avenue, Lorain, is handling arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to be sent to the Ohio Parkinson Foundation, Northeast Region, P.O. Box 271, Tallmadge, OH 44278.