Leonhardt J. Andersen, 86, left this life to be with his wife Loretta on 7/8/11. Born in Warren, Pa. on 8/24/24, he spent most of his life in Erie and the past 4 years in Va. Beach, Va. He was a Navy veteran of WWII and served on the USS Boston. He retired from G.E. and later worked for Enterprise RentaCar until age 82, which he loved doing. He was a Life Member of VFW Post 470 and numerous other social clubs in Erie. While in Va. Beach, he made many good friends at VFW Post 392. Survivors include a sister Dorothy Williams (Ben) of N.C., sons Len, Jr. and Christopher of Erie and daughter Lori of Va. Beach, Va., grandchild Laura Rose of La., a special niece Carol Tomczak, many other nieces and nephews and close family friend Ruby James of Va. Beach. Memorial donations can be made to the VFW Post 470 Veterans Relief Fund 1808 W. 26th St. Erie, Pa. 16508 Services will be held at a later date in Erie. National Cremation Society is in charge. Please visit Mr. Andersen's memorial at www.nationalcremationsociety.com
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Published in the Erie Times-News on July 15, 2011