Leo G Sylvester Jr. of Belleville, NJ passed away during the night of Sunday, the 4th of August, 2019. Cause of death was due to complications from his long battle with cancer. He is survived by his sister Patricia Bryce, his children Lisa Salvato and husband Pete Salvato, Sharon Romain and husband Caleb White, Lauri Williams, Robert Sylvester and wife Janet Sylvester, and his 11 grandchildren, Peter Salvato, Rebecka Salvato, Danielle Salvato, Jonathan Salvato, Nathaniel Salvato, Hope Romain, Olivia White, Calista Williams, Amara Williams, Alexander Williams, and Christopher Williams
Leo worked as a pharmaceutical chemist and was a proud Navy veteran who served his country in Vietnam. He was an avid photographer, archer, carpenter and sea kayaker. He was a font of knowledge who enjoyed sharing his stories and experience with anyone who was interested.
He will be interred in the family crypt with his father, Leo Sr, and his mother Antoinette at Holy Cross cemetery in North Arlington, NJ.