Leonard Milburn

Obituary of Leonard Gordon Milburn

Milburn, Leonard Gordon. Promoted to the Lord at the age of 72 years. Born April 24, 1943 in Chatham, Ontario. Long time member of the First Baptist Church in Chatham, Ontario and Bethesda Christian Church in Sterling Heights, Michigan. Graduate of Chatham Collegiate Institute (1964), Western Ontario Institute of Technology (1967), Detroit Institute of Technology (1969) (where he obtained a Business Degree), and William Tyndale College (1987). Retired from General Motors (Service Parts Operation) AC Delco (2001). Former member of the Essex Kent Scottish Regiment. Reborn August 1981. Spoke at various churches in the Chatham/Windsor area for 25 years. Passed into the arms of Our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, January 30, 2016. Predeceased by his parents Kenneth Milburn Sr (2014) and Wanda Milburn (Harding) (1995). He is survived by his younger twin brother Kenneth Milburn Jr and sister Frances Leigh (Robert Dungey). Devoted husband of 46 years to Laureen (Lacen). Devoted father of Beth Jeannine (Jim Kafkakis) and Leonard Jean-Todd Milburn. Loving “Papa” to Dominick Kafkakis. Uncle to Robert Dungey, David Dungey, and Stephanie Johnson. On Friday February 5, 2016 at BOWMAN FUNERAL HOME, 4 Victoria Ave. Chatham (519-352-2390) all are welcome at attend a time of remembrance from 12:00 – 1:00 pm, followed immediately with a memorial service at 1:00 pm. In lieu of flowers those wishing to make a memorial contribution are asked to consider Thru the Bible Radio, the Salvation Army, or the Detroit Rescue Mission.
Share Your Memory of