Leon J. Babbitt

  • "We will miss you Lee and it was an honor to know such a..."
  • "Lee was awesome man who I was happy to have known from..."
    - Barbara Duarte
  • "I will always remember Lee as a funny, kind and very smart..."
    - Tammy Heath
  • "Judy, Trish, Chad and Kris I am so sorry for your loss...."
    - Suzanne Gorby
  • "We will miss our dear friend Lee. He was a friend to all...."
    - Frank& Pat Murawski

Babbitt, Leon J.
Passed away on Feb.19, 2014 in Phoenix, AZ surrounded by his family. He was born on June 19, 1942 in Shelbyville, Michigan. He married Judith (Bowman) Babbitt on Feb. 29, 1964. He worked for Xerox for 27 years and after retirement was a well respected handyman. He was an active member of the church and community and did volunteer work with several groups. He is survived by his wife Judy (Bowman) Babbitt, his children Trish Babbitt, Chad Babbitt, Kristie (Babbitt) Walker, 8 grandchildren Anna, Andrea, Oriana, Ryan, Amanda, Jessica, Carol and Alex. Sisters Wanda (Babbitt) Scofield and twin Leatha (Babbitt) Rychlik. Several Nieces and Nephews. Services will be held on Monday Feb. 24th 10 am at The Church of the Resurrection 3201 S. Evergreen Rd. Tempe, AZ 85202. Memorial contributions can be made to the .

Published in The Arizona Republic on Feb. 22, 2014
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