Leroy H. Black, 77 of Cabot passed away on Sunday, October 30, 2022 at QLS, Sugar Creek Rest.
Born April 28, 1945 in Indiana Township, PA, he was the son of the late Oliver G. Black, Sr. and Ruth E. Dillner Black.
Leroy was a 1963 graduate of Knoch High School and he served on the class reunion committee. Leroy served in the US Army from 1966-1967. He worked for Hughes Aircraft in the Space and Communications department. Leroy was very active member of the Saxonburg American Legion 683 and the Saxonburg VFW 7376. He was also a Mason. Leroy was a hobby farmer, enjoyed woodworking and loved John Deere. He loved quad riding and he rode with a group of friends at Cooks Forest. Leroy also enjoyed cars and boat cruises.
Surviving are his children, Lisa (John) Alden of Sedro Woolley, WA and Larry (Jennifer) Black of Bellingham, WA, 5 grandchildren; Cory, Jet, Hunter, Winston, and Dezmend, his sister, Sandra L. Black of Cabot, his uncle, John Black of Butler, his aunt, Agnes Smith of Oceanside, CA, sister in law, Linda Black of Long Beach, CA, and many cousins, nieces, and nephews.
In addition to parents, he was preceded in death by brother, Oliver G. "Butch" Black, Jr.
Friends will be received on Wednesday, November 9, 2022, from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the Fox Funeral Home, Inc., 410 W. Main Street. The Saxonburg American legion will conduct a prayer service at 7 pm.
Services will be held on Thursday, November 10, 2022 at 11:00 am at the funeral home.
Interment with military honors will follow at 1:30 pm at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies.
Memorial donations may be made to the Jefferson Center Presbyterian Church.