Leo J. Wolker Jr., of Centerville, passed away Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at the age of 74 with his beloved wife, children, and granddaughter by his side.
He was born in Aurora, IN by the late Leo Sr. and Eloine Wolker. After graduating High School, Leo attended Ball State University where he met and married, Sandra S. Higgins. They started a family and after serving in Vietnam, relocated to PA. Although family was always paramount, he was a member of the Masonic Lodge, well traveled around the world, and an innovative industry driven person with Research and Development as his passion. His path took him to reside in OH, IL, WI, then full circle to PA. Leo retired from his admirable career at MFG Manufacturing as a Facility Engineering Manager.
Besides golfing, tinkering in the garage, and sharing time with family, Leo enjoyed motorcycling, traveling, and watching athletics.
He is survived by his wife, Sandy; 3 children: Lynetta, Leann, Patrick; 7 grandchildren: Sandy Lee, Aaron, Tim, James, Mickenzie, Alexandera, and Cassandera; 9 great grandchildren, 9 Nieces, 6 Nephews, his sister Laverne, and her 3 children: Cherie, Wally, Allison.
A private memorial service may be announced at a later date.
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