Born in Erie, PA, he married Jean MacInnes on September 6, 1946. They had two children - Jan Arnold who lives in Fox Chapel and Chris Schauerman of John’s Creek, GA. The couple had four grandchildren and one great granddaughter.
After Jean passed away, he married Charlotte Veihdeffer in 1980. Leo was an insurance agent with Prudential Insurance Company for 40 years.
A member of Elmwood United Presbyterian Church in Erie, he also sang with the Maennerchor Club. He was at home in Erie until 2 ½ years ago when he moved to Concordia of Fox Chapel.
Leo enjoys golf and watching baseball. He attributes his longevity to good genes, an active lifestyle and eating some Smith’s bologna every day.