After a surprise heart attack and numerous complications Leon passed away very peacefully in Hospice on Sunday, December 14, 2014.
Leon was born in Toronto. He joined the Air Force in 1952, travelled extensively and returned to beautiful B.C. to retire. He was a member of the Flying Club in Vernon and built a gyrocopter. Flying was the love of his life.
He is survived by his wife, Alison, daughter, Darlene (Alan) Corkish and their two girls, Crystal and Kathy and son Neal (Laurie Ann) and their two girls Kiera and Michelle.
Respecting his wishes he was cremated and there will be a private memorial planned for next summer.