OBITUARY: ROBERT MICHAEL LEDDY
October 18, 2012
Robert “Mike” Leddy, born in Sacramento, California January 26, 1949, died in South Lake Tahoe October 4, 2012.
He is survived by his sister Jain Leddy Gunsauls, his brother-in-law Jay Gunsauls and his sister-in-law Nicole Leddy. His brother Jay Leddy and his parents James and Geraldine Leddy preceded him in death.
Mike was drafted into the US Army in 1967 and reached the rank of Sergeant in the Vietnam war. He was honorably discharged in 1971. During his military service he received the Bronze Star Medal and the Army Commendation Medal for acts of heroism while in the Republic of Vietnam.
After his service to his country, he moved to Lake Tahoe in 1973 and worked in construction. Mike was extremely mechanical and pursued art projects and gardening. He loved the outdoors and fishing. He had many friends and those who knew him said he had an open and loving heart. He will be missed by all who knew him.
The immediate family has planned a private memorial to celebrate his life.