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Leonard Pameditis

January 18, 1949 ~ August 26, 2022 (age 73)


Leonard “Len” Pameditis, long time resident of Fountain Hills, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 26th at the age of 73 after a long illness. Leonard was born on January 18, 1949 and was raised in the southside of Chicago by the late Louis Rokas Pamedits and Mary Ann (Mirocha) Pameditis. In 1988, Leonard moved with his family to Fountain Hills and he has been a resident of Arizona and California since. Leonard held two Master’s Degrees from Arizona State University, and served as a 5th grade, 7th grade and 8th grade science and math teacher for the Madison School District and the Paradise Valley School District, achieving his passion to educate youth.

He is survived by devoted family members daughter Laura (Pameditis) Yockey, son Michael Pameditis, son-in-law Nelson Yockey and daughter-in-law Colleen (Valker) Pameditis, as well as life-long friend and former spouse Elaine Pameditis. He was a cherished grandfather to Holden Yockey, Griffin Yockey, Trenton Pameditis, and Vivienne Pameditis. His humor, generosity, love of music, sports, and nature will always be remembered fondly by friends and family. Memorial services will be held at a later date.


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