William Richard Leezer, age 79, of Elizabeth City, NC died on Wednesday, April 13, 2022 at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on January 18, 1943 to the late Samuel J. Leezer and Natalie Jones Leezer, he was the husband of Judith Hubbard Leezer. Mr. Leezer served his country honorably in the U. S. Marine Corps and then worked as a machine supervisor for an Electric Company.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Lisa Guyette of Elizabeth City, NC; two sons, William R. Leezer, Jr. (Victoria) of Virginia Beach, VA and Brendan C. Leezer (Kristen) of Rome, GA; and six grandchildren, Paige Chase of Lakewood, CO, Devon Carter of Elizabeth City, NC, Corinne Leezer of Erie, PA, Tristan Leezer of Rome, GA, Tessa Leezer of Rome, GA, and William (Liam) R. Leezer, III of Virginia Beach, VA. He was predeceased by a brother, Samuel Leezer.
Bill enjoyed spending time with his family, bird watching, and spending time at Mariner’s Wharf/Elizabeth City waterfront.
No service is scheduled at this time. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC 27909 is serving the Leezer family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.TwifordFH.com. To plant a tree in memory of Mr. Leezer, please visit www.TwifordFH.com/send-flowers.
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