Born: Jan. 2, 1950 Born Again: Jul. 27, 1975 Entered Kingdom: Feb. 21, 2022
CHESAPEAKE – Leona Munley, 72, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on February 21, 2022. Leona was born in Pennsylvania to the late Louis and Florence Juliano DeFazio. She was a member of the Rise Church in Chesapeake, President of the Women’s Ministry at Peckville Assembly of God and enjoyed spending time with and caring for her family, especially her grandchildren. Leona was predeceased by her parents, Louis and Florence Juliano DeFazio, a son, Jeffrey Munley and a brother, Vincent DeFazio.
Left to cherish her memory is her loving husband of 54 years, John J. Munley, Jr.; children, Timothy Munley (Kimberly), John “Jack” Munley, III (Grace), David Munley (Jennifer), Mark Munley (Robin), Kathleen Piwowarski (Kevin), and Kevin Munley (Rachel); brother, Jerry DeFazio (Ann); sister in law, Delores; sister, Lois Rogari DeFazio; seventeen grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren with one on the way; and a host of other family and friends.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Chesapeake. A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday at 11:00 am at the Bridge Church in Virginia Beach. Graveside services will be held on Monday at 12:00 pm at Valley View Memorial Park Cemetery in Scott Township, PA. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Kinare Nursery School in Kenya by visiting www.TMCFunding.com. Express condolences to the family at www.altmeyerfh.com.