Leroy M. Roosa 1945-2017
WARREN — Leroy M. Roosa, 71, of Warren, passed away peacefully Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at his residence.
He was born Dec. 7, 1945, in Ravenna, the loving son of Leonard and Adella Schumm Roosa.
On July 20, 1965, in Newton Falls, Leroy and Darlene Wolfe were married and had four children.
He was a parishioner of the former Christ Our King Church in Warren.
Leroy’s work history included the Ravenna Arsenal and managing a laundromat.
In his spare time, he enjoyed working on cars, listening to country music, watching Westerns on TV, being an avid Cleveland Indians and Browns fan, and watching wrestling, but above all else, he enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
Cherished memories of Leroy will be carried on by his devoted loving wife of over 50 years, Darlene; son, Michael Roosa of Painesville; daughters, Laura (Ronald) Spirko, Elizabeth (Scott) Cole and Mary Roosa, all of Warren; brother, Butch Roosa of Ravenna; sisters, Barbara Hood of Chardon, Mary Roosa, Pearl Sands and Alice Hanna, all of Ravenna; and nine grandchildren.
Preceding Leroy in death were two brothers; and three sisters.
Family and friends may call 9 to 10 a.m. Monday, June 19, at Bernard P. Borowski Memorial Home. Leroy will be laid to rest in Pine Knoll Cemetery.
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