Robert P. Leon of Westwood passed away peacefully at home on April 12, 2021. He was 87 years old.
Bob was the dear and devoted husband of the late Virginia "Ginny" (Aylward) Leon. Loving father of Robert P. Leon Jr. and his wife Maureen of Norwood, Jeanne Leon Hawes and her husband Douglas of Dedham, and Dianne Leon of Westwood. Beloved grandfather "Jiddoo" of Robert and Michael. Loving brother of Kenneth Leon and his wife Toby of Vista, CA and the late Alfred Leon Jr. and Lillian Brauneis. He is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
Please note: no services will take place at the Kfoury Keefe Funeral Home.
Funeral from the Holden, Dunn and Lawler Funeral Home 55 High Rock St. Westwood Friday at 9:00 a.m. Funeral Service Friday at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of the Annunciation Melkite Cathedral 7 V.F.W. Parkway West Roxbury. Visiting hours Thursday 5-8 p.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Due to Covid-19 protocols, visitors will be required to wear masks, practice social distancing, and limit their time in the funeral home.
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In lieu of flowers please make contributions in Bob's memory to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (stjude.org) 501 St. Jude Pl. Memphis, TN 38105. Bob was a proud U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean War, and longtime member of the Boston Fire Dept.
Bob will be laid to rest with his beloved Ginny at St. Joseph Cemetery.
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St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis TN 38105