Wilson J. Leonard, Sr. September 25, 1936 - September 7, 2021

Wilson John Leonard, Sr., 84 of Allentown, passed away Tuesday, September 7, 2021, in his home. He was the husband of Eleanor Kathleen (Bowman) Leonard for the past 63 years. Born in Friedensville, he was a son of the late Stephen S. and Elizabeth M. (Klotz) Leonard. Wilson was a US Army veteran of the Korean War. He was a truck driver for various trucking companies for many years before retiring. Wilson was an avid NASCAR fan. He was a proud Pop Pop and loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survivors: Wife, Eleanor; Sons: Wilson John Leonard, Jr. and his wife Alice of Venice, FL, Brian A. Leonard of Coopersburg; Daughter: Bridget D. Binder and her partner Jason Conant of Allentown; Grandchildren: Anthony, Michele, Alyssa, Nichole, Brian Jr., Josh, Joey; Great-grandchildren: Chase, Brooke, Claudia, Julian, Lilliana, Kiora, Vivian, Ally, Logan, Wilson, Amy, Alexis; Sisters: Catherine Fodero, Patricia Gilbert, Mercyna Yoder; Brothers: Eugene Leonard, Stephen Leonard. Wilson was predeceased by his sister Gloria and his brother Ed.

Services will be private at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by Stephens Funeral Home, Inc. www.stephensfuneral.com.

Contributions: Family Pillars Hospice, 3910 Adler Place, Bethlehem, PA 18017


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