Leonard "Lyn" W. Birdsall, 84, died Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at St. Joseph Hospital in Savannah.
He was a native of Dearborn, Mich., retired from the U.S. Army after 20 years and then worked for Tacoma Washington City Light. He was a member of the Bryan County Senior Citizens Center. His passion was metal detecting.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 47 years, Kathleen Birdsall; brother, Bob Birdsall; and sister, Betty Rice.
Survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, Dennis and Beverly Birdsall of Richmond Hill; sister and brother-in-law, Merna and Gerald Sweeland of Lake Orion, Mich.; brother and sister-in-law, Victor and Pat Birdsall of Red Ford, Mich.; grandchildren, Andrew Birdsall (Angie) and Aaron Birdsall (Tamara); and five great-grandchildren.
Memorials can be sent to the Bryan County Senior Citizen Center, P.O. Box 836 Richmond Hill, GA 31324.
Arrangements are by Carter Funeral Home of Richmond Hill.