TALLAHASSEE, FL -- Walter L . Harley Jr., of Tallahassee, FL, at 70 years of age, took flight to meet his Lord on June 20, 2012. Leonard retired as a Department Manager of Proctor & Gamble and Buckeye Cellulose employed from 1961 to 2006. A native of Augusta, GA, he served his country in the United States Army Reserve from 1960 to 1965. As an outdoorsman, he enjoyed boating, fishing, hunting and touring on his Harley. As well as being an avid fan, he was a Florida State Seminole Booster. As an active member of Tallahassee Heights United Methodist Church, Leonard took joy in supporting his church. He was well known as a loving husband of 50 years and a giving man devoted to serving his family. Preceded in death are grand-parents, Nitney & Papa Hensley and his father, Walter L. Harley, Sr. He is survived by his cherished wife Gayle Harris Harley and three children: Robin H. (Patrick)Bryant of Cumming, GA, Matthew G. (Kristan)Harley of Pace, FL and Steven F. (Katie) Harley of Tallahassee, FL. Loving grandchildren: Rebekah K. (Nicholas) Lovejoy, Matthew G. Harley, Jr., Rachel F. Bryant, Sarah M. Harley, Stephanie G. Harley, Hannah J. Harley, Lydia K. Harley and Katherine A. Harley. Nieces, Elisabeth R. (Aaron) Palermo and Lila (Katie) Sloan. Sister-in-law, Frankie (John) Rose. Sister, Brenda (Mike) Fox and brother Larry Harley .The family would like to express their gratitude to the staff of the Davita Clinic on Physicians Drive . Their appreciation is also extended to the staff of the CICU Unit at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital, First Responders of Chaires Crossroads Station 12 Fire Department and the Leon County Sheriffs Department. A celebration service of his life will be held at Tallahassee Heights United Methodist Church, 3004 Mahan Dr. at 2:00 PM on Saturday, June 23rd. Reception following in the fellowship hall. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his honor to the fellowship hall building fund of Tallhassee Heights United Methodist Church at 3004 Mahan Dr. Tallahassee, FL 32308(www.heightsumc.com).

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Tallahassee, FL 850/877-8191

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