Leon Joseph Duschl, 84, of Wilmington, DE passed away at home on December 6, 2018. He was born in Lancaster, PA to the late Louis and Martha (Wetzler) Duschl. Leon was owner/operator of D & L Home Improvements (Carpet Man and was a 50 year member of the Moose Lodge.
Leon and his wife, Elizabeth, loved to travel. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, including parties by the family pool, cooking crabs, and playing pinochle on the porch. He was predeceased by his daughter Dawn Marie Duschl, his son Leon Joseph Duschl, Jr. also his 2 sisters and 1 brother.
Leon is survived by Elizabeth Duschl, his wife of 66 years; his son Tab Duschl (Deanna), daughter in-law, Diane Duschl; 5 grandchildren, Jesse Duschl, Nina Salinas (Sergio), Devon Spatz (Randy), Fallon Rose (Garrett) and Cameron Duschl; 6 great grandchildren, Deanna Salinas, Jaden Salinas, Dean Spatz, Morgan Spatz, Memphis Rose, Holston Rose and many nieces and nephews.
A viewing will be held on Tuesday December 11, from 6-8pm at the McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway Wilmington 19808. Family and friends are also welcome on Wednesday morning from 9:30-11am with a service at 11am at the funeral home. Burial will be at 1:00 in Riverview Burial Park Cemetery, 1100 S. Duke St. Lancaster, PA 17603. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Helen Graham Center, 4701 Ogletown Rd. Newark, DE 19713 or to Vitas Hospice, 100 Commerce Dr. #302 Newark, DE 19713.