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Leonard A. Huffman

February 27, 1951 ~ March 24, 2020 (age 69)

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HOWLAND – Leonard A. Huffman, age 69, lifelong area resident, entered into eternal rest Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at Trumbull Memorial Hospital. He was born February 27, 1951 in Warren, the son of Harry and Edna (Neville) Huffman.

A graduate of Maplewood High School, Len honorably served his county in the U.S. Air Force. He worked for the State of Ohio, Department of Workers Compensation for thirty years before retiring.

Len was a volunteer firefighter with the Howland Fire Department, and had also worked with the Bazetta Fire Department. A 2007 inductee in the Warren Sports Hall of Fame, Len was president of the Howland Athletic Club for many years.  He had been a Mason, was active with the Cortland Moose Lodge, enjoyed motorcycles, Corvettes, and the Cleveland Indians, and loved to go fishing with his grandchildren.

Precious memories of Len live on with his loving wife of forty years, Jennifer (Gherlein) Huffman, whom he married June 30, 1979; three children: Renee Rajca (John) of Johnstown, N.Y., Lyle Huffman (Sharlene) of Howland, and Nicklaus Huffman (Kathy) of Warren; six grandchildren: Chase Blowers, Kaelan Blowers, Harrison Huffman, Charlie Huffman, Lyra Mekis, and Oscar Huffman; two sisters, Alice Prucey of Niles and Judy Reber (Roger) of Warren; three brothers: Harold Huffman (Joanne) of Warren, Howard Huffman of Warren, and Ronnie Huffman (Mary Ann) of Niles; and many nieces, nephews, and their families.

Preceding him in death are his parents and one sister, Robin McGrath.

A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date. Cremation is taking place. 

Material contributions may be made to the Howland Athletic Club, 9131 Chalfonte Dr. N.E., Warren, Ohio 44484

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