GORDON LEONARD - Aged 87 years. Passed away peacefully at Kettering General Hospital, surrounded by his loving family, on Monday 11th December 2017, after a short but bravely borne illness. Dearly loved Husband of Janet, wonderful Father of Julie, Gail, Tracey and partners, loving Grandad (Poppy) to Jamie, Martin, Charlotte, Hannah & partners and his five Great Grandchildren. There will be a private family committal at Kettering Crematorium on Thursday 21st December followed by a Service of Celebration of Gordon’s life at St Andrew’s Church, Kettering at 11.45 a.m, continuing at Kettering Golf Club from 1 p.m. At Gordon’s request please wear bright colours. Family flowers only but donations if desired to be shared between Kettering General Hospital Intensive Care Unit and Cardiac Unit - two amazing wards who along with so many people provided such incredible help and support to Gordon and his family in the last month. Donations may be given on the day or made online at averilphillips.co.uk.