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Leon Thomas LaCasse

Leon Thomas LaCasse, born in Duluth, Minn., on Oct. 6, 1929, and raised in Two Harbors, Minn., passed away peacefully among family in Denver, Colo., on Jan. 4. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend, who meant the world to his wife, family and friends.

Leon, loving son of Walter and Irene LaCasse of Two Harbors, is survived by his wife of 55 years, Mary; his children, Michelle, Tom (Jamie), Greg (Trish), Kathy (Charlie), Jim (Sacha), and Lisa (Scott); his grandchildren, Lauren, Tate, Parker, Katie, John, Leon, Emily, C.J., Vincent, Crosbie, Walter, Jennifer, Christopher and Peter; and his great-granddaughter, Celilya; and his sister, Penelope LaCasse.

Rosary and funeral mass will be held in Denver, Colo., Jan. 23.