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Obituary for Charles Leggerie

October 6, 2020


Charles Leggerie passed away peacefully on October 6th, 2020 at Avow Hospice with his loving family by his side.

Charles was born Feb 25, 1941 to Rose Leggerie nee DeMarco and Lawrence Leggerie. He married Lois, the love of his life, in 1961. He was preceded in death by sisters Dolores and Marie and his grandson Michael. He is survived by his wife Lois, brother Lawrence, children Charles, Chris, Carolyn, and Michael, and grandchildren Nicholas, Michael, Olivia, Benjamin, Mario, Charleze, and Taylor. Chalie, as he is known by all, was a Philadelphia firefighter for 32 years. He truly loved his job and considered his coworkers as family. Chalie was also known as 'Concrete Chalie' and was an excellent bricklayer. He was an altruistic, considerate, and decent man. He loved his family unconditionally and was grateful to be blessed with such great friends. He cherished his Catholic faith and loved being a parishioner at St. Peters.

Relatives and friends are invited to share in Charles' Life Celebration on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 beginning at 10:00AM followed by his memorial service at 1:00PM at John F. Givnish of Academy Road. 10975 Academy Road Philadelphia, PA 19154. Interment to follow at St. Dominic's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Peter the Apostle Church or Avow Hospice

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10975 Academy Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154
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