Luiz Felipe Leal, age 39, of Young Street, Elizabeth City, NC died Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center. Born in Rio de Janiero on January 31, 1981 to Luiz Claudio De Sá Leal and Gisele Maria Modelli, he served his country honorably in the United States Coast Guard as an Aviation Electronics Technician.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by a daughter, Livia Stela Leal of Elizabeth City, NC; a son, Luiz Felipe Leal, Jr. of Gilroy, CA; a sister, Camila Leal; and three brothers, Thiago Filardi Leal, Lucca Modelli, and Victor Leal.
No local services will be held. Service and burial will be late next week with Forest Lawn Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens, 2401 S. W. 64th Ave., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33317. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Leal family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.TwifordFH.com.
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