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John W. Leopold

June 19, 1948 - March 29, 2021

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June 19, 1948-March 29, 2021

John W. Leopold, 72 of Reseda passed away in London on March 29, 2021. He taught at the Oakwood School in North Hollywood and at UC-Berkeley. Born in Altoona, Pennsylvania on June 19, 1948 he earned a bachelors’ degree in classical studies at the University of Pennsylvania and a master’s degree in Classical literature and history at Oxford University. He is survived by: his wife Joan; his daughter Ellen; his mother Anna; his sister Louise Leopold, and his grandchildren Miguel, Andrew, Emily and Alisa. He is predeceased by his father, Louis Leopold. Donations in his memory may be made to the ACLU of Southern California.