Leonard Jerl Anglin, Sr.

Leonard Jerl Anglin, Sr., 84, of Ellwood City, passed away peacefully on Friday morning, September 4, 2015, at Family Hospice and Palliative Care in Mt. Lebanon.

Leonard was born in Hurst, IL on May 8, 1931 to the late Hallie Bert Anglin and the late Delta Mae Barnett Anglin. He married Theresa Martin Lash on March 13, 1954, and she preceded him in death on May 20, 1998. He married Terry Varas Anglin on February 14, 2004. She survives. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War from February 18, 1952 to February 17, 1954. He worked at Duquesne University for 37 years as a stationary engineer. He enjoyed camping, fishing, square dancing, and crossword puzzles. He also loved attending Native American workshops for wood carving in the state of Indiana. Leonard enjoyed creating birdhouses from gourds. He thoroughly enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

The last of his family, he was preceded in death, in addition to his parents and first wife, by his sisters, Vivian Draper, Marilyn Daniels, Mildred Schenke, Helen Roberts, and Vera Crain; his brothers, Bert and Ronald Anglin.

He is survived by his wife, Terry Varas Anglin, his children, Darlene Szewczyk, Leonard J. Anglin, Jr., Theresa L. (and Rick) Wagner, Debra (and George) McDine and William D. Anglin; his stepchildren, Kelly Hickey, John Humensky, and Beth Almos. He is also survived by nine grandchildren and three step-grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, two step great grandchildren; and two sisters-in-law, Donna Stayduhar and Dian ne Scott.

Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 on Tuesday, September 8, 2015 in the TURNER FUNERAL HOME of Ellwood City, Sixth Street at Park Avenue.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 10 A.M. on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at Holy Redeemer Parish Church, 415 Fourth Street, Ellwood City, PA 16117, with Rev. Fr. Zachary Galias, parochial vicar, officiating.

Interment will be in St. Michael’s Cemetery in Pittsburgh.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made, in Leonard’s name, to Family Hospice and Palliative Care.

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