Leopold C Tomayko
November 8, 1930 – March 28, 2018
TOMAYKO, Leopold C. – (age 87)
Passed away in the gracious and respectful care of Hospice on March 28, 2018 in Spokane Valley, WA he was formerly of Reardan, WA. Leopold was born November 8, 1930 in Wick Heaven, PA the youngest of eight children. Leo joined the military at the age of 16. Leo gave 22 years of service, first in the US Army as a paratrooper with the 82nd Airborne Division, then went to the US Air Force where he operated heavy equipment while assigned to the Red Horse Division. Leo went on to work for Century Telephone Company (now Centurytel) for 20 years before retiring. After retiring a second time he spent his spare time on woodworking projects for his wife Joyce. They had been married 60 years when she passed away in 2014. Leo is survived by his six children Julia, Vicki, Matt, Rosy, Mark and Paul as well as nine grandchildren and five great grandchildren. A family graveside will be held at a later date. Please sign the online guestbook at www.stratefuneralhome.com. STRATE FUNERAL HOME, DAVENPORT, WA is caring for the family.
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Leopold C Tomayko
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April 2, 2018
Had a lot of fun working with you at the company learned a bunch and had a good time doing it will miss you
April 1, 2018
I WAS SORRY TO HEAR OF LEO'S PASSING, HE WAS A GREAT GUY TO WORK FOR AS AN EQUIP OPRERATOR AT FAIRCHILD, AND CONTINUE TO SEE HIM AS HE WORKED FOR THE TELEPHONE CO. AT MEDICAL LAKE. JUST KNOW HE WAS ALWAYS IN MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS AS I SAW LEO AT NQ CASINO AND HE ALWAYS LET ME KNOW HIS STATUS. LEO REST IN PEACE AND I KNOW YOU ARE OUT OF PAIN AND HAPPY TO BE WITH YOUR WIFE AGAIN.
MY CONDOLENCES TO ALL THE FAMILY AND FRIENDS....RON JORDAN
March 31, 2018
Grandpa, you will be forever missed. Bill and I loved spending summers with you and grandma, I have so many memories of you that I will cherish. Give grandma a kiss for me.
I love you, Shannon