Born September 20, 1940 in French Lick, he was the son of James and Margaret (Lashbrook) Leonard.
He was retired from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) as a computer operator. He was a member of the AMVETS Post No. 2000.
Surviving relatives include: his wife, Carolyn (Gifford) Leonard of Bloomfield, two sons Kevin Leonard of Indianapolis and Robert Leonard of Bloomfield, one brother James Leonard of Linton; one God son Ryan Hunter Miller of Avon; one step-daughter Heather Schoolcraft, of Bedford.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday 9 a.m. until the hour of service on Thursday at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Services will be at 11a.m. Thursday at the funeral home with Rev. Glen Stidd officiating.