A mass of Christian burial took place July 9 at St. Maximilian Kolbe RC Church in Berkeley Township for Marylyn Leach, 87, of the Holiday City Care Free section of Berkeley Township. She died July 4 at Holiday Care Center in Berkeley. She was born in Jersey City and moved to Berkeley 15 years ago. Marylyn was a realtor for Sacks Realty in Jersey City and a school secretary for the Jersey City Board of Education, retiring in 1992. She was a member of the singles club, the bocce club and on the Carefree Gazette. Marylyn was an avid watercolor painter and photographer. Marylyn was predeceased by her parents Joseph and Loretta Leach and her brother Robert Leach. Surviving are her brother Joseph Leach and his wife Agnes of Toms River; her nieces Mary Anne Bernado and her husband Alan of Wood-Ridge and Kathleen Legowski and her husband Timothy of Carteret; her nephews Joseph Leach of Carteret and Thomas Leach and his wife Carol of Jersey City and her dear friend Mary Thompson of Berkeley.
Services arranged by the Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals, Toms River.