Frank William Leedy

By | March 6, 2021

Frank William Leedy passed away peacefully on February 24, 2021. Frank was born on April 21, 1931, in Jackson, Ohio to the late Vance & Bertha (Snyder) Leedy. Beloved husband of nearly 70 years to Marian, who passed away January 23, 2021. Frank is survived by his sons; Jeffery (Cyndi), Douglas (Joan), Kevin (Laurie), and daughter Susan Poggemann (Joe). Grandchildren; Adam (Toni), Jamie (Mike) Casey (Kaitlin), Nathan, Mark, and Nichol. Five Great- Grandchildren; Hayden, Emily, Lila, Jace, and Ethan. Brother Ed Leedy and sister Ruth Brisker and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents, wife, his grandson Evan Leedy; brothers Ralph, John and Ivan Leedy. Frank served in the United States Marines (1950-1953), during the Korean War.

After the war, he went to work at GE Aviation in Cincinnati, Ohio, as a mechanical engineer. Retiring after 37 years, Frank and Marian moved to Naples Florida. Returning to Cincinnati in 2013. Public visitation will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, March 12, 2021, at Grace United Methodist Church (124 Locust St Jackson, Ohio 45640) with funeral services starting at 2 p.m. Burial will be held at Fairmount Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to be made to the American Heart Association.