He was born on September 13, 1933 in Milwaukee, WI, son of Boleslaus “Bill” and Florence (Locowicz) Rydzewski. On June 1, 1980, he married Mary Brandt in Milwaukee. Leonard was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in the Korean War from 1952 – 1955. He was a past member of the VFW Post 2155 in Wild Rose, WI and a lineman for Wisconsin Electrical Company until the time of his retirement.
Leonard is survived by many friends with whom he enjoyed spending time with at the Woods Restaurant. Besides his parents and wife, Mary, he is preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.
As per Leonard’s wishes, there will be no services, but he will be laid to rest in Central WI Veterans Memorial Cemetery in King, WI at a later date.