Leona Marie Kling Spera

Leona Marie Kling Spera was called to eternal rest by our Lord and Savior on Monday, April 7, 2014, at the age of 83. She was the cherished wife of the late Joseph Spera Sr. Loving mother of Joseph Spera Jr. (Kimberly), Ronald A. Spera Sr. (Debra), Anthony J. Spera Sr. (Denise), Darlene S. Albert (Raymond) and the late Russell C. Spera. Daughter of the late Charles K. Sr. and Lena Dichiara Kling. Sister of Charles K. Kling Jr. Grandmother of John-Martin, Philip, Emily, Allison, Ronald Jr., Rebecca (Ryan), Anthony Jr. (Brittney), Lauryn, Jessica and Nicole. Great-grandmother of Aidan, Chloe, Ryder and Reese. She is also survived and fondly remembered by her many relatives, cousins and dear friends. Leona was a native of New Orleans, LA and a longtime resident of St. Bernard Parish before settling in Mandeville, LA, where she enjoyed socializing with friends in the Rosary Club at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church. She will be deeply missed and forever remembered as a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, who treasured her family. Relatives and friends were invited to attend a visitation at St. Bernard Memorial Funeral Home, on Friday, April 11, 2014, followed by a funeral mass. She was laid to rest next to her husband in St. Bernard Memorial Gardens. To view and sign the family guestbook, please visit www.stbernardmemorial.com

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