EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Leon L. Sawicki Sr. of East Rutherford died on Feb 2. He was 86.
Sawicki served in the U.S. Army National Guard during the Korean War. For over 10 years, he was a design draftsman for Summit Scientific in Fairfield and retired in 1996. Afterwards, for over five years, he was a crossing guard in East Rutherford and also aided the East Rutherford Police Dept. with security for court and special events.
Beloved husband of Darlene A. (nee Garren) Sawicki. Loving father of Benjamin P. Sawicki, Leon L. Sawicki, Jr., Jacqueline J. Sawicki and Christopher R. Sawicki. Cherished grandfather of Jodi Sawicki, Karri Sawicki, Leon Sawicki III, James Sawicki and great grandfather of Randee, Gavin, Matthew, Charlise, Lindsey Leigh and Finley.
Funeral departing from the Kimak Funeral Home, 425 Broad Street, Carlstadt on Tuesday, Feb 7 at 9 a.m. for a funeral mass in St. Joseph’s R.C. Church, East Rutherford at 9:30 a.m. Cremation will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the East Rutherford V.F.W. Post 8374 or the East Rutherford Seniors.