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LELAND CHRISTOPHER T. July 23, 2012. Age 60 of Detroit. Proud graduate of Pomona College and the University of California, San Diego. Longtime professor of English at Wayne State University. Accomplished author of ten books. Loving companion of Osvaldo R. Sabino for 33 years. Beloved son of Benjamin and the late Julia. Dear brother of Julie L. Long (the late John C.) and Jonathan W. (Annette). Uncle of Benjamin, Daniel, Julian, Marshall and Eraine. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Memorial tributes to Wayne State University English Department in Memory of Dr. Christopher T. Leland, WSU Fund Office, 5475 Woodward Ave., Detroit, MI 48202-4095. On check memo line: IMO Dr. Christopher Leland 220796. A.J. Desmond & Sons, (248) 549-0500. View obituary and share memories at

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Published in The Detroit News on Jul. 29, 2012.
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