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Barbara Ann (Simko) Leas

Posted on December 17, 2021


Creedmoor, N.C. — Barbara Ann (Simko) Leas, 70 was called home on December 14, 2021.

She was born on June 13, 1951 in Pittsburgh, PA to Ruth Leahy Simko and the late Edward Joseph Simko. Barbara was a member of St. Bernadette Catholic Church in Butner, NC. She worked for 20 years at Giant Eagle in Pittsburgh, PA and then at Harris Teeter in North Carolina for 13 years in Customer Service.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, December 18, 2021 from 1:00 - 4:00 PM and 6:00 - 8:00 PM at Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor.

A Funeral Mass will be held at 9:00 am Sunday, December, 19, 2021 at St. Bernadette Catholic Church by Pastor Padre Leon.

She is survived by her mother, Ruth (Leahy) Simko of North Fort Myers , Florida; her husband of 43 years, Robert "Bob" Leas of the home; a son, Christopher Leas and wife Wendi of Henderson, two granddaughters, Reagan and Riley; two brothers, George Simko of Erie, PA and Edward Simko, Jr. of North Fort Myers, Florida. She was preceded in death by her father, Edward Joseph Simko; grandmothers, Anna Mae Leahy and Mary Simko.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to

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Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor is assisting the Leas Family.

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