Patrick A. Leonard, funeral director and owner of Leonard Funeral Home & Crematory in Dubuque, was elected President of the Iowa Funeral Directors Association during the 136th Annual Iowa Funeral Directors Convention at the Prairie Meadows Hotel and Convention Center in Altoona, IA.
Pat graduated from Wahlert Catholic High School (Class of 1975), attended Loras College, and graduated from Worsham College of Mortuary Science in 1986. He has worked as a licensed funeral director in Dubuque and in 1999 established the Leonard Funeral Home & Crematory on Rockdale Rd. in Dubuque, where he along with his daughter Kristin and son Edward continue to serve the families of the tri state area. He has also worked as the Superintendent at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Dubuque since 1991.
Pat is also licensed in Illinois and Wisconsin, is a member of the National Funeral Directors Association, the Illinois Funeral Directors Association, and the Wisconsin Funeral Directors Association, along with the National Catholic Cemetery Conference and the Cremation Association of North America.