Lynn Barbara Leach, 66, Fargo, formerly of Moorhead, MN and Hillsboro, ND passed away on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at Elim Care Center. She was born on May 25, 1948 to Daryl and Margaret (Wentworth) Adair. She grew up in Moorhead, attending St. Francis Elementary School and graduating from Shanley High School.
On August 22, 1970, Lynn married Patrick Leach in Moorhead, MN. The couple lived in East Grand Forks until 1984 when they moved to Moorhead, MN where they raised their two children. In 2003, the couple moved to Hillsboro, ND. Following Patrick’s passing in 2006, Lynn moved to Fargo and worked part time at the Village West Hornbacher’s.
Lynn worked in several departments at the VA Hospital in Fargo where she was employed for over 20 years until her retirement. Coworkers and family enjoyed the articles she wrote for the Elm Street Beat, the hospital newsletter.
Lynn was a very active woman who loved to walk and bike, always on the move and finding ways to stay busy. Reading novels and writing stories were some of her favorite hobbies. She cherished the time she spent with her grandkids and enjoyed seeing Logan before and after he went to school.
She is survived by her son, John, Fargo; daughter, Alison (Robert) Webster of Moorhead, MN; brothers, Jim (Geri) Adair, Steve (Nancy) Adair; two grandchildren, Baily and Logan; numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Patrick.