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In Memory of

Anthony Lawrence Leger

September 15, 1942 - June 19, 2017

Obituary


Anthony Lawrence Leger, age 74, peacefully entered into rest on June 19, 2017 surrounded by his loving family in Houston after a courageous battle against a long-term illness. He was born in Durham, North Carolina to LTC Leroy Leger, US Army, Ret. and Bennie Maxine (Stringfield) Leger. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Marjorie (Geiser) Leger; daughters Telise Leger and Renee Thanos; sons Capt Michael Leger, USAF, and Maj John Leger, USAF; daughters-in-law Linda Reichert, Capt Joanna Leger, USAF, and Sarah Leger; son-in-law Nicholas Thanos; grandchildren Elaina and Matthew Thanos, Daniel and...

Anthony Lawrence Leger, age 74, peacefully entered into rest on June 19, 2017 surrounded by his loving family in Houston after a courageous battle against a long-term illness. He was born in Durham, North Carolina to LTC Leroy Leger, US Army, Ret. and Bennie Maxine (Stringfield) Leger. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Marjorie (Geiser) Leger; daughters Telise Leger and Renee Thanos; sons Capt Michael Leger, USAF, and Maj John Leger, USAF; daughters-in-law Linda Reichert, Capt Joanna Leger, USAF, and Sarah Leger; son-in-law Nicholas Thanos; grandchildren Elaina and Matthew Thanos, Daniel and Charlotte Leger; sisters Melinda Lundgren and Melissa Leger.

Anthony was a graduate of The University of Texas Dental School at Houston, Class of 1967. He was a Lifetime Member of The American Dental Association and The Texas State Dental Association. He practiced dentistry for 47 years in the Pasadena/Deer Park area. He was deeply committed to the care of his patients and cherished his personal relationships with them. Anthony enjoyed spending time outdoors in the Texas Hill Country. He loved hunting, fishing, photography and military history. His inquisitive intellect and wide-ranging knowledge were greatly admired. He was a devoted and loving husband, father, and grandfather and will be dearly missed.