RENO, Nev. - James A. Lekas of Reno lost his battle with cancer on Thursday (April 10, 2014).
He was born in Bradford, Pa., to Thomas and Dorothy Lekas in October 1948. Jim was a 1966 graduate of Bradford High School. After graduation, he enlisted in the U.S. Army
and was deployed to Vietnam. He received a Purple Heart
for injuries incurred.
Jim is survived by his mother, Dorothy Lekas; his brother, John (Debra) Lekas; his daughter, Angela; and two sons, Thomas and Travis; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.