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Leonard W. Grzenia

June 16, 1928 ~ July 13, 2021 (age 93)

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Leonard W. Grzenia age 93, of Lake in the Hills passed away on July 13, 2021 with his loving family at his side. He was born in Chicago, Illinois  on June 16, 1928 to Walter and Julia Grzenia.

He was a proud veteran serving in the U.S. Army.

Leonard is survived by his children, Gerald (Adriene) Grzenia and Gloria (Robert) Zagozdon; his grandchildren Mary (Nicholas) Mowry, Margaret (Timothy) Tokars, Julia (Christian) Lynn, Joseph (fiance Bethany Flesher) Grzenia, Richard (fiancé Nicole Abrahamson) Zagozdon, Renee Zagozdon and Randall Zagozdon; his great-grandchildren, Tessa Tokars and Grace Tokars.

In addition to his parents Leonard was preceded in death by his wife, Esther Ann Grzenia and his sister, Bernadette.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 15, 2021 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM along with a prayer service to begin at 6:30 PM at Willow Funeral Home 1415 W. Algonquin Rd., (one mile east of Randall Rd.) Algonquin.

Family & friends will gather on Friday, July 16, 2021 for a 10:30 AM Funeral Mass to be Celebrated at St. Pius V Shrine, 30 Miller Rd., Lake Zurich, IL., with Rev. Neville Monteiro as the Celebrant.

Interment will follow at St. Michael The Archangel Catholic Cemetery in Palatine.

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