Entry Date: 43

Exit Date: 45


Squad: 111

Status: D: 03/25/2015

“Leonetti, Sam, 91, of Egg Harbor City, NJ died at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at Atlanticare in Pomona. He was born on October 23, 1923 in Sherman, IL to Tony and Nastasia Michalone Leonetti. He married Susan Deltrone on May 27, 1950. Sam was a 20 year Navy man (1940-1960) serving in Squadron in a PB4Y Liberator in the European and Pacific Theatres during World War II. He was also a retired Police Captain at the NAFEC Tech Center retiring from there in 1980.

His wife, Susan preceded him in death on Saturday, May 13, 2000. Also preceding him death were five brothers, Frank, Henry, Adolph, Amato Gazza, and Tony Leonetti; three sisters, Lena Polistina, Rose Harvey, and Mary Leonetti.

He is survived by his son, Sam Leonetti, Jr. and numerous nieces and nephews. Special thanks to the gals at Seacrest Village Nursing Home (Becky, Prissy, Kim and Lisa) in Mystic Island for making his life pleasant for the last year of his life”