Leo J. Dudenhoeffer III, age 65, passed away on Thursday, February 27, 2013, at UPMC Hamot, after a long illness. Leo was born in Erie on June 27, 1947, a son of the late Leo and Mildred Cardinal Dudenhoeffer. He was a graduate of McDowell High School, and after graduation, was employed at General Electric Co., until his retirement in August of 2011. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Ronald E. Dudenhoeffer. He is survived by his nephews and nieces, Brian Dudenhoeffer of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Tim Dudenhoeffer and his wife, Michele of McKean and Eric Dudenhoeffer and his wife, Mary of Fairview, his great-nephew, Gregory and great-nieces, Allison, Sarah and Emily, sister-in-law, Patricia Dudenhoeffer and many other family members, including uncles, aunts, and cousins. Private funeral arrangements are under the care of the Russell C. Schmidt & Son Funeral Home Inc., 5000 Wattsburg Rd., Erie, PA 16504. Memorial contributions may be made to the
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