- July 17, 1926 - June 18, 2004
- Warren, Michigan
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Leonard T. Shereda, 77, Died Friday, June 18, 2004 in Warren. He was born July 17, 1926, in Detroit.
Mr. Shereda graduated from Henry Ford Trade School and Detroit College of Applied Science. He was united in marriage to Eleanor Prill on September 1, 1951. Mr. Shereda served in the U.S. Navy aboard the U.S.S. Tamalpais, AO-96 during WWII. As a veteran, he was a member of the VFW-Village Stinson Post #9021, VFW Macomb County Council Ritual Team and Knights of Columbus, Pius X, #3848. A Retiree from Chrysler Corp., where he worked as a tool engineer. Mr. Shereda loved to bowl and golf. He was the vice president of the Sunnybrook Men's Senior Golf League. He also ushered at St. Blase Catholic Church. Relatives said he was a lover of Boston terriers, especially Puddles.
He is survived by his wife, Eleanor; sister, Helen Winiemko; sister-in-law, Marion Zielonka; brothers-in-law, Floyd Prill Jr. and James (Barbara) Prill; and 14 nieces and nephew. He was predeceased by his brother, Raymond.
Funeral services took place Wednesday, June 23 at St. Blase Catholic Church.