Leonard T. Sabuda, age 86, of Wyandotte, Michigan passed away on the morning of November 28, 2023. Leonard was born the youngest of eight children in Detroit, Michigan on October 30, 1937. He married the former Caroline Pawlowski on October 17, 1959 and moved to Wyandotte in January 1960. They had 2 sons, David (Karen Zalewski) Sabuda and Gary (Linda Lewandowski) Sabuda. He has 2 grandchildren, Mary Sabuda,Ph.D (Sean Hughes) and Steven Sabuda (Lillian Hill). Leonard graduated from The Detroit Institute of Technology and attended The University of Detroit. He served 8 years with the U.S. Naval Reserves and was the owner of several 7-Eleven stores in Wyandotte. Leonard is a former Mayor of the City of Wyandotte and also served on the City Council, was an interim City Clerk and Municipal Service Commissioner. He was also a member of The Polish Army Veterans Association (Placowka) Post 95, Knights of Columbus, Council 1802 Wyandotte, The Democratic Club of Wyandotte, and a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Wyandotte. The family asks that in lieu of flowers that donations be made to The Pallottine Fathers 3352 4th St Wyandotte, MI 48192, Downriver Community Food Pantry or St Vincent de Paul C/O St Vincent Pallotti Parish, 334 Elm, Wyandotte, MI 48192.
Saturday, December 2, 2023
Instate:9:30 am – 10:00 am
Funeral Mass of the Resurrection10:00 am