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Leon H. Gresham

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Leon and Janet “Leon was a leader and mentor to so many over five decades. In 1983, at The Metropolitan Barber Shop under his apprenticeship, I became his first the...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Janet Frazier - Silver Spring, MD

“Will be missed. Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal. Talley family ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: Eulw Hooker - Buffalo, NY

“To one of the best men that Ive ever known. Thank you for always being there ! ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Fred Hale - Williamsville, NY

“Your warm and kind presence will be sorely missed, Brother Gresham, but I know that you are at rest in the presence of the Lord. May God grant peace...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Daria Pratcher - Buffalo, NY

“I will miss stopping by to see you at one of Buffalo's most famous barbershops in town.Love, Cindy Brown ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Cynthia Brown - Buffalo, NY

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. LEON WAS A FUNNY AND GREAT PERSON,MAY YOUR MEMORIES GIVE YOU COMFORT. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: nellie ryan - cheektowaga, NY

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Leon passed away on Tuesday, September 3, 2019.

Leon was a resident of New York at the time of passing.

The family will receive friends Sunday, September 8, 2019, 5-7 PM, and Monday, September 9, 2019, 2-3 PM, at St. John Baptist Church, 184 Goodell St., where Funeral Services will be conducted Monday at 3 PM. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery. Mr. Gresham was Past Potentate of Hadji Temple #61 A.E.A.O.N.M.S., Past Eminent Commander of Emmanuel Commandery #21 Knights Templar P.H.A., Past Commander-in-Chief of Bison Consistory #21 A.A.S.R.P.H.A., life member of Companion Chapter #35 H.R.A.M., and Past Master of Paramount Lodge #73 Prince Hall Free & Accepted Masons, under whose auspices Masonic Services will be conducted Sunday at 5:30 PM. Please share online condolences at www.thomastedwardsfuneralhome.com Express your condolences with flowers sent to Leon's memorial service Or, Order By Phone 888-579-7953 Code: 73810P View & Sign Send Private Memories of Leon View Album.