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Leonard "Sonny" Shechtman
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Birth: Feb. 26, 1929
Connecticut, USA
Death: Sep. 13, 2007
Florida, USA

Len Shechtman, 78, passed away on Thursday, September 13, 2007 after a long illness at the Hospice of Palm Beach County in Palm Beach Gardens, FL.

Len was born on February 26, 1929 in Hartford, CT the son of the late Jacob Shechtman and Sarah Tatelman Shechtman. He grew up in West Hartford, and later moved to Jupiter, FL. Len is survived by his wife Karen of Jupiter Fl, and his sister Inez Shechtman of Sunny Isles Beach, Fl. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, where he was a double recipient of the Purple Heart, as a combat photographer. Len continued his love of photography throughout his life. He also had a successful career in financial securities.

Published in the Hartford Courant on 9/16/2007. 
Family links: 
  Jacob Shechtman (1888 - 1955)
  Sarah Tatelman Shechtman (1896 - 1982)
  Florence Shechtman Wellins (1918 - 1984)*
  Inez Shechtman (1922 - 2013)*
  Leonard Shechtman (1929 - 2007)
*Calculated relationship
Gardens Memorial Park
Boca Raton
Palm Beach County
Florida, USA
Maintained by: Roslyn Roisman-Patchi
Originally Created by: Lisa222
Record added: Sep 16, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21586221
Leonard Sonny Shechtman
Added by: Roslyn Roisman-Patchi
Leonard Sonny Shechtman
Added by: Roslyn Roisman-Patchi
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Rest in Peace cousin
- Roslyn Roisman-Patchi
 Added: Sep. 24, 2011

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