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Leonard Rexford Rushlow

January 23, 1938 ~ September 27, 2021 (age 83)


Leonard Rexford Rushlow, 83, of Lebanon, CT passed away on September 27th, 2021 with his wife and family by his side. He was born on January 23, 1938 to the late Rexford and Julie (Moses) Rushlow. Leonard will be remembered for his love of fishing and hunting, as well as being a beloved parishioner at St. Andrew’s Church, here in Colchester. During his professional life, Leonard was a supervisor for companies like Cooper Lighting and Arrow Heart, as well as Colt Fire Arms. He will be greatly missed by his wife, Lise Rushlow; his sons, Dan Morin, Denis Morin and Bill Rushlow; and his grandchildren; as well as many nieces and nephews. Leonard was predeceased by his son Richard, and grandson Richard Avery; his brothers, Ameus, Joe, Arland, and his sister, Dorothy.  A Visitation will be held at the Aurora McCarthy Funeral Home Sunday, October 3rd from 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, October 4, at 11:00 AM, at Saint Andrew’s Church in Colchester, followed by Interment in the Mount St. Benedict Cemetery, 1 Cottage Grove Rd., Bloomfield, CT. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Leonard’s name may be made to: Saint Andrews Church, 128 Norwich Ave, Colchester, CT. To express a condolence or sign the online guestbook, please visit, 

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October 3, 2021

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Aurora-McCarthy Funeral Home
167 Old Hartford Road
Colchester, CT 06415

Funeral Mass
October 4, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Andrew Church
128 Norwich Ave.
Colchester, CT 06415

October 4, 2021

1:00 PM
Mt. St. Benedict Cemetery
1 Cottage Grove Road
Bloomfield, Bloomfield 06002

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