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Obituary: Frederick “Rick” Leonard, 64

Feb 15, 2018 05:33AM ● By Theresa Gilman

Frederick “Rick” Leonard

Dracut, MA - Frederick “Rick” Leonard, 64, of Dracut, died peacefully Saturday, February 10, 2018 at Willow Manor, Lowell.

Born in Burlington, VT, July 17, 1953, the son of Constance (Garfield) (Leonard) Richardson of Dracut, and the late Charles W. Leonard.

He graduated Dracut High School class of 1971, then went on to Essex Agricultural, graduating in 1975. Mr. Leonard was employed in the printing business for over 35 years.

Mr. Leonard spent his summers sailing on Bustins Island, Maine, he was an avid NASCAR fan and enjoyed skiing and loved motorcycling.

He was a kind and giving person always helping others.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by two brothers, John Leonard and his wife Carina, and Charles Leonard and his wife Betty of Attleboro, MA, a sister Cynthia Lafreniere of Nashua, NH, two step-brothers, Stephen Richardson of Kennebunk, ME and Peter Richardson of Dracut, a good friend, Mark Thompson of Dracut as well as many nieces and nephews.

His family would like to thank the staff at Willow Manor for their exceptional care.

Arrangements: A private celebration of Rick’s life is scheduled for this coming summer in Maine. To leave an online condolence, story, or message please visit or find us on Facebook under “Dracut Funeral Home.”
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