Leonard Ressel

Obituary of Leonard A. Ressel

Passed away on February 22, 2020, at the age of 86.  Predeceased by his parents Sarah and Sam Ressel; and daughter-in-law, Thereasa "Tres" Polet. Survived by his wife of over 61 years, Susan Judith Ressel “Judy”.  He was a devoted father to children, Howard (Amy) and Shari; loving grandchildren Louis (Nadia Pierre-Louis), Kate (Gabe Legett), Spencer Ressel and Adam Ressel Polet; great grandchildren Miguel, Annalysia and Amalia; and many nieces and nephews. 

Graduate of University of Buffalo, Leonard was a Pharmacist for CVS Pharmacy.  Leonard is a US Army veteran. Leonard was a kind, caring, compassionate man who was loved by all. 

Funeral Services will be held on TUESDAY February 25, 2020 at 1 PM at Temple Beth El (139 Winton Road South, Rochester NY 14610). Click HERE for a map to Temple. 

Interment, Mt. Hope Cemetery.

Shiva will be held Tuesday from 7-9 PM and Wednesday and Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at 148 Penhurst Street, Rochester, New York. Click HERE for a map to the Shiva House. 

Donations may be made in Leonard’s memory to the Palliative Care Unit Strong Memorial Hospital, Leukemia Society or Temple Beth El Scholarship Fund

Tuesday
25
February

Shiva

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Residence
148 Penhurst Street
Rochester, New York, United States
Wednesday
26
February

Shiva

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Residence
148 Penhurst Street
Rochester, New York, United States
Wednesday
26
February

Shiva

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Residence
148 Penhurst Street
Rochester, New York, United States
Thursday
27
February

Shiva

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday, February 27, 2020
Residence
148 Penhurst Street
Rochester, New York, United States
Thursday
27
February

Shiva

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday, February 27, 2020
Residence
148 Penhurst Street
Rochester, New York, United States
Tuesday
25
February

Funeral Service

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Main Sanctuary - Temple Beth El
139 Winton Road South
Rochester, New York, United States
Tuesday
25
February

Interment

2:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Mt. Hope Cemetery
1133 Mt. Hope Avenue
Rochester, New York, United States
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