Loving husband, father, and grandfather.
Born 04-20-37, passed away peacefully 06-05-18.
Leon loved his family above all else. He took great
pride in his family, showering them with love every
chance he got. He was a wonderful example to
his large family; teaching them the importance of
a strong work ethic, family first, and how
precious life truly is. He will be missed more
than words can express.
Leon was preceeded in death by his wife
of 48 years, Dolores.
Survived by children:
Allen Brockwell, Laura (Don) Bentson,
Susan (Loren) Ohlheiser, Karen (Mike) McNiven,
JoAnn (Roger) Palfenier, Joseph (Magaly) Brockwell,
and Paul (Andi) Brockwell.
Roland Palfenier, Matthew Palfenier, Michael McNiven, Blythe (Logan)
Bushnell, Victoria, (Jesse) Fisher, Alexandria Brockwell, Nataly Brockwell,
Patrick Brockwell, Alex Brockwell and granddaughter of the heart,
Amelia, Nora, and Dane Palfenier; Kendyl, Aubrey, and Landon Bushnell
Brother in Laws:
Jerry Ehnat, Don Ehnat, and Tom (Elizabeth) Ehnat.
Numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Funeral Services will be held at
Our Lady Queen of Heaven Parish
14601 A Street S., Tacoma, WA.
Friday, June 15th, 2018
Viewing 9:30 am – 10:00 am,
Rosary, 10:00 am, Funeral Mass, 11:00 am.
The family would like to express their thanks to all that have reached
out and loved Leon like their own. He enjoyed his friendships and
relationships with all of you. A special thanks to the staff at Heartwood
Extended Care that took such good care of our Dad.
He truly felt that you were his second family. Thank you so much.