Leonard W. Wiatr

Leonard W.
Mr. Leonard W. Wiatr passed away peacefully on April 22, 2014, with family by his side. Leonard was born on June 10, 1928, in Utica NY. He was the son of the late Joseph and Leona (Lisowski) Wiatr. Leonard served in the Army during the Korean War, honorably discharged in 1952. He worked for International Heaters and Fredricks a total of 44 years. Leonard was predeceased by his wife, Jeanette (Todd) Wiatr, in 2009; they shared 54 years together. Surviving are his children, Tina Wiatr, of Barneveld, NY, Stephen and Lisa (Stave) Wiatr, of Poland, NY, William and Christina (Caneen) Wiatr, of Ohio, NY, and Julie Mellor and fiance, Allen Tomlinson, of Marcy NY. He also has eight grandchildren and one great-grandson. Leonard enjoyed spending time with his wife in Florida, fishing, cooking, watching old movies and sports, and calls from his children. The family would like to thank staff at Faxton St. Luke's for their wonderful care in keeping with Leonard's wishes. There will be no calling hours. Arrangements by Autenrith Funeral Home of Newport.

Funeral Home

W. E. Autenrith Sons, Inc.
7479 Main St Newport, NY 13416
(315) 845-8532

Published in The Observer-Dispatch on Apr. 24, 2014