Christopher Clark Leonard, age 59, of Saint Pete Beach, passed away peacefully at Empath Suncoast Hospice, Sunday, August 13, 2023 surrounded by family and friends, after fighting leukemia with courage and strength. He loved animals, walks on the beach, martial arts, photography and sunsets. Chris devoted his life to his daughter, Annabelle, his community and his real estate business. He was a Managing Director at Colliers Arnold in Tampa and served one term on the Saint Pete Beach City Council.He is preceded in death by his father Rueben Y. Leonard and his mother Elizabeth Lynn leonard, as well as his paternal and maternal grandparents. He is survived by his daughter Annabelle Leonard, brother Nelson Leonard and sister Elizabeth Sweet as well as many dearly loved family and friends.