Leonard A. Boubonis
1924 - 2013
Leonard A. Boubonis, 89, of Kenosha, passed away peacefully, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, at his residence.
He was born on Oct. 26, 1924, to the late Anthony and Anna (Lapsus) Boubonis in Kenosha. He was educated in the schools of Kenosha and graduated from Mary D. Bradford High School.
He entered the U.S. Army
on June 17, 1943. He was with the 593rd Ambulance Company 3rd Army and was honorably discharged on Jan. 4, 1946.
On Oct. 12, 1946, he married his high school sweetheart Sophie U. Ulicki in Kenosha.
Leonard worked at AMC in the motor division for over 39 years. He also worked part time at Hillside Hardware.
Leonard enjoyed reading military articles and had a special friendship with his veteran
friends. During WWII
he wrote for the Lithuanian Paper concerning the war. He enjoyed feeding the birds, going to movies and spending time with his family. Leonard was a blood donor, making many trips to Milwaukee to help a young boy with bone cancer.
Leonard is survived by his wife, Sophie; his sons, Anthony of Kenosha, Marc of Kenosha and James (Lilia) Boubonis of Suisun City, Calif.; his grandchildren, Danielle, Stephanie, John and Gabrielle, his great grandsons Kayden Michael and Alexander; his nieces and nephews, Frank, Keith, Lynne, Helen, Walter, Roberta, Paul, Merilee and Ann, and Charles Bonofiglio and Thomas Grasser his close veteran friends.
He is preceded in death by his sisters, Dorothy Stafford and Elsie Schaus and a nephew Jack.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 12, at 4 p.m. at the Bruch Funeral Home. Full Military Honors will follow. Visitation will be held on Tuesday afternoon from 3 p.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. Memorials would be appreciated to St. Nicholas Orthodox Church or to Hospice Alliance.
Bruch Funeral Home
3503 Roosevelt Road
Kenosha, WI 53142
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