Leon Earl Buckle

Leon Earl Buckle, age 70, of Gladwin died August 16, 2021 with his loving family beside him.  

Leon was born October 31, 1950 in Flint, Michigan to the late John and Mildred Buckle.   He retired from General Motors after 30 plus years of work around 1995.  Leon was an avid outdoorsman that enjoyed hunting and fishing.  

Leon is survived by his children: Larry (Tammy) Buckle, Maria Buckle, Erica Williams, Sammy LaPorta, sister Shirley (Gary) Spaulding, 13 grandchildren,  2 great-grandchildren, close friend Greg Holmes, and many nieces & nephews.  Preceded in death by several siblings.

Cremation has taken place, and private Celebration of Leon’s Life will be held at later date.  Arrangements entrusted to Jansen Family Funeral Home - Columbiaville. Memorial contributions in memory of Leon may be made to any conservation group or sportsman club.  Share memories, condolences, and pictures with the family at www.jansenfuneralhome.com.