Robert Leetch

photoBob Leetch, the "troll" of Dingley Dell in Monticello, IN died February 25. The troll's antics delighted all who shared in his fondness for the important things in life; like grandchildren, friends, laughing, fishing, wine and single malt scotch. Leetch, age 77, of Chicago and Packwaukee, WI, was born in Youngstown, Ohio. He was a member of the US Army for one year, nine months and eleven days. A Chief Financial Officer who worked in Chicago, Florida and London, England until his gleeful retirement in 2010. Graduate of De Paul University and Northwestern University's Kellogg School (EMP3). Pathetic know it all Cubs fan. Fond giggle, guzzle and trouble partner of family and friends. Beloved husband of Louise O'Connor Leetch, button-busting father of Bob Jr. (Kirsten), Tim (Sarah), Megan and Brendan (Shannon). Adoring grandfather of Owen, Ian, Aislan, Darby, Bobby, Ethan and Quinn. Cherished brother of Jack, Mary Jane Tronolone and Tom. Interment will be private. A Memorial Mass will be held at St Mary of the Lake, 4200 N. Sheridan Road, Chicago IL 60613 on Tuesday, March 4 at 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Lakeview Pantry, 3831 N. Broadway St., Chicago IL 60613.


Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Mar. 2, 2014