Leonard E. Metz, 73, of Grantsville, WV, left this life on Wednesday, June 2, 2021, at home.
He was born July 1, 1947 in Parkersburg, WV, the son of the late Lennie Metz Sr. and Leona Eddy Metz.
Leonard retired from Dupont Washington Works with 35 years of service.
He is survived by his wife, Linda Erlewine Metz; three children, Michelle “Shelly” Metz of Fredericksburg, VA, Michael Metz and Jason Metz both of Five Forks, WV; three stepchildren, Scott Erlewine (Susan) of Columbia, SC, Melanie Henderson (Jeff Cunningham) of Big Bend, WV, and Leslie Erlewine of Convington, GA; four siblings, Bob Metz (Linda) of Rockport, WV, Sharon Wilson (Carl) and Karen Reed (Alvin) both of Parkersburg, and Lennie Metz, Jr. (Nancy) of Big Bend, WV; eight step-grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; and Best Buddy, Steve Trimble.
In addition to his parents, Leonard was predeceased by a brother, Lewis Metz; one sister, Delores Whited; one stepson, Todd Erlewine; and lifelong friend, Eursel Roberts.
A memorial service will be celebrated at a later date. Please visit vaughankimes.com to share messages of condolence with Leonard’s family. Cremation services have been entrusted to the care of Vaughan Kimes Funeral Home and Crematory, 521 Fifth Street, Parkersburg, WV.