Leo F. Battaglia
Leo F. Battaglia, 85, of Spotsylvania County, passed away Friday, January 13, 2017 at Mary Washington Hospital.
Mr. Battaglia graduated from Manhattan College in 1952. He served in the U. S. Army during the Korean War. Later, Mr. Battaglia graduated from Fordham Law School in 1957 where he attended on a scholarship and was elected Commons Editor.
Survivors include his wife, Jacqueline “Jackie” Bernhardt Battaglia, whom he met on November 18, 1950, married July 7, 1956, and has been with since the first day they met; his daughter, Elizabeth Ann House; son-in-law Gary House; grandchildren, Brianna Kristine House and Katelyn Marie House; and great-granddaughter, Audreanna Moore-House.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, January 18 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.
A service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, January 19 at the funeral home. Interment will follow at noon in Quantico National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 2217 Princess Anne St, Ste 106-1F, Fredericksburg, VA 22401.
Online guestbook at covenantfuneralservice.com.
Battaglia, Leo F. [MC1952 RIP]
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