EASTLAKE - Leonard L. Smith, 87, formerly of Southington, died Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at his home in Eastlake with his family by his side.
He was born Oct. 10, 1926, in Warren, the son of Francis and Dolly Miller Smith.
He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. Leonard retired from Thomas Steel, and also worked as a deputy sheriff at the Trumbull County Sheriff's Office and captain of the sheriff's department's mounted unit.
Survivors include his wife, Wilma Elston Smith; a daughter, Linda Vannelli of Kirtland; three grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and a sister, Betty Hurd of Cortland.
Leonard was preceded in death by a sister and three brothers.
Arrangements were handled by Blessing Cremation Center.