Leonard Boesel Sr., 90
Leonard A. Boesel Sr., 90, of Lakeland, former mayor, died Thursday, Nov. 20, following a brief illness.
Leonard was born on March 30, 1918, in St. Paul, the son of Arthur and Stella (Gehrman) Boesel. He was raised in St. Paul, graduating from Washington High School.
He was a proud veteran of the United States Army, serving in World War II.
On Aug. 6, 1942, he was united in marriage to Marie Sheffield in St. Paul. She preceded him in death in 1994.