American Veteran 01

Leonard Riccardo Sr.

January 14, 1947 ~ November 9, 2021 (age 74)


Leonard J. Riccardo, Sr., 74, of Punxsutawney, died at Punxsutawney Hospital Tuesday, November 9, 2021 following an illness.

Born January 14, 1947 in New Brunswick, NJ, he was the son of the late James and Mary Serian Riccardo.

He was a graduate of SSCD and proudly served his country as a Private in the US Army.

Previously he had worked as an assembly worker and welder for Rolo and later at Miller Welding.

He was a member of the F.O.E in Punxsutawney and Rossiter Legion.

Those surviving him are his sons, Leonard Riccardo Jr. and Kenneth Riccardo.

His parents preceded him in death.

Furlong Funeral home, 50 Broad St., Summerville, PA. .was entrusted with final arrangement for Mr. Riccardo.

There will be no services held as per his wishes.

Interment will be in Circle Hill Cemetery, Bell TWP., Punxsutawney.

Friends and family may leave online condolences, light a memorial candle, share a memory and obtain additional information by visiting


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Leonard Riccardo Sr., please visit our floral store.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Leonard Riccardo Sr.
© 2021 Furlong Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy