“Leo heard the Raven call his name, and it led him to the Lord.”
Leo was born in Willow Bunch, Saskatchewan July 20, 1931 and passed away April 3, 2018.
Leo grew up in Saskatchewan and at age 18 joined the R.C.N. serving for 25 years. After retirement, he worked at H.M.C. Dockyard.
Leo loved hiking, climbing and was a gifted musician and entertained us at all family gatherings. He was also a long time member of the Victoria Balalaika Orchestra and the Gypsy Rovers. He participated in many events with the Aboriginal Veterans Association.
Leo was predeceased by his parents Robert and Annie, sisters Nora, Roberta and Helen and infant daughter Donna.
Survived by his wife Rosemary, daughter Dianne (Michael), grand-daughter Hannah, sisters Yvonne (Les), Cecile and Dorothy plus many nieces and nephews.
Heartfelt appreciation to all the staff at Cedar House, Mount St. Mary. You are all stars! Thank you for your care and kindness to Leo and me. Thank you Sister, for your compassion and friendship. Linda, for your warm kindness. Thank you to all who sent the beautiful flowers.
A private family funeral was held April 13, 2018 at Royal Oak Burial Park. A summer Celebration of Leo’s Life will follow.
Condolences may be offered to the family below.
Marcia KoryApril 14, 2018