POWERS, Leland F., Jr. Of Jamaica Plain, August 17, 2017, age 71. Lee will be deeply missed by his wife of 17 years, Carol; brother-in-law Charles Sexton and nephews Adam and Jared; sister-in-law and brother-in-law Ellen and Robert Meeropol; Carol's sons Alex, Michael and James and their families. A retired editor of Journal of Infectious Disease and Hospital Practice, Lee was known for his dry wit. He loved classical music, literature, his cats, and was an avid fan of Boston sports teams. Services are private. Memorials may be directed to the Multiple System Atrophy Coalition (https://www.multiplesystematrophy.org
) or Compassionate Care ALS (http://www.ccals.org
). For guestbook condolences visit www.bradyfallon.com
Brady & Fallon Funeral Home 617-524-0861 View the online memorial for Leland F., Jr. POWERS
Published by Boston Globe from Aug. 20 to Aug. 21, 2016.