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.
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Rochester, New York
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