|Lionel A. "Leo" Bossie|
Lionel A. “Leo” Bossie
Lionel A. “Leo” Bossie, 92, of Pinellas Park, Florida, formerly of Dracut, died Wednesday, March 30th at Suncoast Hospice Care Center in Pinellas Park. He was the beloved husband of the late Louise E. (Cassidy) Bossie who died September 19, 2012.
Born in Hudson, New Hampshire, March 16, 1924, a son of the late Hector and the late Julia (Jackson) Bosse, he attended Nashua schools and was a graduate of Nashua High School in the Class of 1941.
A veteran of WWII, Leo proudly served his country in the U.S. Army as a Tech Sergeant and was a recipient of the Good Conduct Medal, Victory Medal, Asiatic Pacific Theater Campaign Ribbon and the American Theater Campaign Ribbon.
Before retiring, Leo was employed as Director of Personnel at Hanscom Air Force Base in Bedford.
Among his many activities, he especially enjoyed wintering in Florida after his retirement.
Leo is survived by many nieces and nephews residing in New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Florida and Illinois.
He was also brother of the late Raymond E. Bossie, Emile J. Bossie and Maurice C. Bossie.
There will be no calling hours. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Mass to be celebrated on Monday, June 6th at St. Mary Magdalen Church in Tyngsboro at 10 o’clock. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Lawrence. E-condolences at www.odonnellfuneralhome.com. Those wishing may make contributions in his memory to a charity of one’s choice. Arrangements by the O’DONNELL FUNERAL HOME – Lowell (978 or 866) 458-8768.