Leonard A. Isaacson Jr. of Billerica, formerly of Waltham, passed away on April 22 at the age of 71 in Burlington.
Born in Newton on November 17, 1947, he was the son of the late Leonard Sr. and Barbara Isaacson. Leonard lived with his parents in Waltham before proudly serving in the U.S. Marine Corp. in Vietnam.
After two tours of service, Leonard came back to a part-time job at the Waltham News Tribune where he met his future wife, Deliza LeBlanc. They were married on June 12, 1971.
Leonard is remembered as a private man who enjoyed the company of his family. He enjoyed going out, only if he was with his family and a few close friends. He loved to read, and especially enjoyed reading about ancient history.
He was a member of the VFW in Waltham.
Besides his wife, Leonard is survived by his daughter, Lynne Robinson and her husband Dana of Billerica, his granddaughter Ashleigh, one brother, Lawrence David and his wife Joann of Billerica, one sister, Karen Collins of Stoughton, and a couple of nieces and a nephew.
He was preceded in death by his grandson Dean Michael Robinson and his brother-in-law Phillip Collins.
Services will be private. Please sign the online guestbook at www.burnsfuneralhomes.com