Joseph Martin Leszczynski, 58, of Virginia Beach died on Sunday, August 19, 2001 in his home.
Born in Detroit, Michigan to the late Roman Joseph Leszczynski and survived by his mother, Eleanor Braslavsky Leszczynski, he was a self-employed technician. He retired from the U.S. Navy after 36 years, served two tours in Vietnam and was a Master Chief Master Diver. He was a lifetime member of the VFW Post 392, lifetime member of the American Legion in Michigan and was a member of the Kempsville Masonic Lodge #196.
He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Leszczynski; five children, Sarah Hanna of Virginia Beach, Michael Hanna of Washington State, and Daniel Russin, Georganna Kelly and her husband, Shawn, Louise Rybarczyk and her husband, Tony, all of Virginia Beach; two sisters, Barbara Jean Primeau and her husband, Daune, of Dearborne, Michigan and Constance Arleen Jankey and her husband, Andy, of Taylor, Michigan; Brother-in-law, Michael Boyle and his wife, Roberta, of Chesapeake; Godchild, Madelyne Tempesti of Virginia Beach and two Maltese puppies, Bo and Missy.
A funeral ceremony will be held on Thursday, August 23, 2001 at 11:00am in Altmeyer Funeral Home, Virginia Beach Chapel. Visitation will be in the funeral home on Wednesday, August 22, 2001 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm. Entombment will take place at Rosewood Memorial Park with full military honors and masonic rites.
To visit the memorial site go to altmeyer.com.