Leonard Fass, a native Denverite, passed away May 15, 2010, in Stockton, Calif.
Rabbi Jason Gwasdoff officiated at the May 19 graveside service at Temple Israel Cemetery in Stockton. Feldman Mortuary and DeYoung Memorial made the arrangements.
Mr. Fass was born Aug. 27, 1928, in Denver and earned a BA in English from DU.
He moved to Stockton in 1959.
Mr. Fass, who was married to Barbara Wagschal Fass from 1963-1982, started teaching English at Stagg High School in 1959.
He retired in 1999.
Mr. Fass is survived by his children Erin of Bremen, Germany; Mark of Brooklyn; Robyn of Berkeley; and David of Bangkok; and grandchildren Ernie, Greta and Clara.
A scholarship being established in Mr. Fass name will be administered through firstname.lastname@example.org.