Rest in peace, Leonard Hyater

A photograph of Leonard Hyater performing during a staged reading.

Street Sense / Ken Martin

When I heard about your death, I was very confused because I’d just seen you the week before when I was coming from church service at St. Ann’s on Wisconsin Ave. NW.

 The time I spent with you was mostly joyful, although we had a few spats. But it was your time in Jesus’s name when he made that call for you to eternal life.  Leonard, my prayers will always stay with you through our Lord.  

 The Street Sense Media family also will always keep their prayers with you, as will Citizens Church, where we attended many services. We all will miss you very much. And Jesus will always love you, all day, every day.  

 May you rest in peace. Amen! 


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