Passed away on September 17, 2012 surrounded by his loving family at Malden Park. Beloved husband for 56 years of Marlene. Cherished father of Susan, Karen (Rosa) and Richard (Bonnie). Adored grandpa of Shawn Lesperance, Chad Laviolette (Nicole), Renée Gignac (Nathan) and Ashley Berard (Eric). Dear brother of Arthur (Florence). Brother-in-law of Larry Labutte (Carol). Loving uncle to many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents and many brothers and sisters. Leo was a longtime employee with Chryslers who retired with 30 years of service. If you so desire, donations to the charity of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. A private family service will be held. Arrangements entrusted to Families First, 3260 Dougall Ave., South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at


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