Leopold J. Donnarumma

  • "Mr D was a good teacher and will be missed"
    - Andres Rosen
  • "Edie, your father was a great man according to the..."
    - Mary Kedzierski
  • "Dear Uncle Leo; We miss you already as you were one of the..."
    - William Rothermund
  • "I will miss my friend and next door neighbor of 23 yrs...."
    - Pierre Imar
  • "Leo worked for me as a substitute Culinary Arts instructor..."

DONNARUMMA, Leopold J., 78 of Cutler Bay passed away September 8, 2013. Leo leaped into all of life's adventures ready to experience everything that the world had to offer, joining the US Navy and retiring as Chief Petty Officer. He owned and operated Mr. Kitchen Catering and eventually turned his love of food into a career teaching culinary arts for Dade County public schools. He was past chaplain for the American Legion Post 133. Leo had a full and happy life with many friends and loving family. He is survived by his wife, Paula; daughters, Carol Ann Burke, Tracy Lee Robuck, Edith Rodetsky and Leonora Yarborough; grandchildren, Jackie, Joey, Jaymie and Jacob and his 4-legged companions, Judy, Liza and Suzie. Visitation will be Thursday, 9/12 from 6-8pm at Stanfill Funeral Home. Interment will take place at South Florida National Cemetery, Lake Worth. Friends are welcome to celebrate Leo's life Friday evening at his home.

Funeral Home
Stanfill Funeral Homes
10545 South Dixie Hwy. Miami, FL 33156
(305) 667-2518
Funeral Home Details
Published in Miami Herald on Sept. 11, 2013
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