Leo Francis LaFauce
1926 — 2022
Leo Francis LaFauce, 95 of Largo, Florida went home to the Lord. He was born in Springfield, IL where he attended Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic School before moving to Bloomingdale, IN, graduating from Bloomingdale High. He was drafted into the Army during WWII and proudly served his country. After discharge, he married his high school sweetheart Rosemary Newlin and worked for Baltimore & Ohio Railroad in Montezuma, IN. He obtained his bachelor and master degrees in Education from Indiana Teacher's College and taught high school in Ladoga, IN. In 1957, he and Rosemary moved to Decatur, IL where he taught 6th grade at Durfee Elementary, then became principal of Lincoln Elementary and...