Leonard Parent
Leonard Parent

Obituary of Leonard I. Parent

Leonard “Lenny” I. Parent, 105, of West Melbourne, passed away on June 5, 2020. He was born on October 31, 1914 in Canton, MA to the late Leonard O. and Aurora F. Parent nee Letendre. Lenny served his country honorably in the USAF during WWII, flying countless hours in the B-24 aircraft. He continued his service with the USPS, where he later retired.


He was predeceased by his beloved wife, Eleanor in 2009, and son-in-law, Bud Tash in 2019.


Survivors include his children; Jeff Parent (Felice), and Jenifer Tash, niece; Gail Miller, grandchildren; Kathrine, Susan, and Beth, great-granddaughter; Molly, and a loving extended family and friends.


A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Melbourne, on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 1:00pm with military honors.


The following video link has been provided for those unable to attend: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLUL9j4he3E_8PLAW34kmc3bchOFPCNctZ.


Burial will be at a later date in th Holy Name of Jesus Memorial Garden, Indialantic, FL with his beloved wife, Eleanor.


Donations may be made to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation at www.macular.org in Lenny’s name.

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Funeral Mass

1:00 pm
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church
1710 Hickory Street
Melbourne, Florida, United States
(321) 723-3636

Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church
3050 North Highway A1A
Indialantic, Florida, United States
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