Leonard O'Neil "Mr. Leonard" Faulkner
Leonard O'Neil "Mr. Leonard" Faulkner, 74, of Fort Gratiot, died Sunday, October 13, 2013.
He was born May 28, 1939 in Port Huron to the late Clemon and Helen Faulkner. He married Lisa Pinnix on March 30, 1989.
Mr. Faulkner was a 1958 graduate of Port Huron High School. He was employed by the State of Michigan for 27 years and retired in 2001. He loved all sports, classic movies and anything that had to do with Las Vegas. Mr. Leonard was a Father to a generation. He is the Father that many aspire to be, as he taught and led by example.
He is survived by his wife, Lisa; children, Leonard Faulkner II, Leslie Faulkner, Shawn Faulkner, Derrick Faulkner, Leonard Fears, Lance Woods, Danielle Thigpen, Diamond Adams and Jovan Faulkner; a sister, Barbara Jean Cates; brothers, Stewart Faulkner and Frederick Faulkner; sisters-in-law, Stacy Bixler and Tracy Glenn; brother in law, Darrell Pinnix; and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
Private family services will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by Pollock-Randall Funeral Home. To send condolences, visit www.pollockrandall.com.