Papineau, Leon “Leo” Gerard

Papineau, Leon “Leo” Gerard

May 7, 1938 – June 8, 2016
Age 78 of St. Paul. Died peacefully on June 8th, 2016 at home after a short battle with cancer. Preceded in death by parents Vivian & Margaret, in-laws Leo and Grace, brother-in-law Thomas, and cousins in Maine Joan & Kathleen. Survived by wife Rita (Kavanagh) of 54 years. Children Gregory (Linda), Steven, Grace, and Karen. Sister-in-law Cathy Kavanagh. Grandchildren Danya, Kyle, and Paige. Great grandson Ryker. Cousins in Maine – Joan, Stephen, Greg, and Thomas. Worked at Haskell’s for 45 years. Come celebrate his life with family, friends, and co-workers 5-7:30 PM Sunday, July 10 at Pool & Yacht Club. 1600 Lilydale Rd, St Paul, MN. Ashes to be spread later in Seward, Alaska. (Published in the Pioneer Press on July 5, 2016)