HADLEY, Leslie L. Of Reading, November 9, 2012, at age 87. Beloved husband of Lorraine (French) Hadley. Devoted father of Lynn Malone, Leslie L. Hadley, Jr., Richard Berquist and his wife Mary, Brenda Sealy. Cherished grandfather of 13 & great grandfather of 3. Brother of Frank Hadley and his wife Claire, Edith Sheehan and her husband George. Son of the late Leslie C. Hadley and Annie F. (Doucette) Hadley. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Retired Firefighter, Reading Fire Department after 33 years. US Navy Veteran, WW II. Funeral from the Doherty - Barile Family Funeral Home, 11 Linden St., READING, Wednesday at 9:30am followed by a Funeral Mass Celebrating Leslie's Eternal Life in St. Agnes Church, 186 Woburn St., Reading at 10:30am. Family and friends are cordially invited to gather and share remembrances with the Family on Tuesday from 4-8pm in the Funeral Home. Parking attendants and handicapped entrance are available. For directions or to send a memorial condolence, www.barilefuneral.com Doherty - Barile Family Funeral Homes Reading - Stoneham 781.944.1589

Published in The Boston Globe on Nov. 11, 2012