Leon M. Patchett

Leon M. Patchett

Leon M. Patchett of Sun City Center, Fla., formerly of Ashville, N.Y., age 84, passed away Thursday, March 1, 2018, of natural causes at Life Path Hospice.

Leon was born in Falconer, N.Y., May 13, 1933, he was the son of the late Harrison and Louisa Patchett.

On Nov. 29, 1958, he married Marilyn Louise (Giebner), who survives. They were married 59 years.

Leon was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving from 1955-57 in Korea. He retired in 1992 from MRC-SKF in Jamestown after 41 years of service. He was volunteer fireman for 13 years at the Ashville Fire Department.

Leon enjoyed spending time with his great- grandchildren and immediate family members.

Leon M. Patchett

He is survived by his wife, Marilyn; daughter, Jacquelyn K. Patchett Lee and her companion, Sal Carrabotta; son, James and his wife, Cheryl (Graziano) Patchett; grandchildren: Seth (Leah) Patchett, Kristie (Brandon) Johnson and Megan Patchett; great-grandchildren: Alice, Trenton, Morgan, Olivia and Reedyn; stepgranddaughters: Melissa Wingrove, Randy Carrabotta and Candy Carrabotta; sister, Jane Ann Williams; and several nieces and nephews.