Leon Tuck passed away unexpectedly at his home May 26, 2021. Leon was born May 23, 1932, to Libby Kantor Tuck and Joseph Tuck.
Leon was storyteller extraordinaire, never met a stranger and was loved by all. He knew all there was to know about Atlanta and would share his knowledge with anyone. His grandchildren and love of Congregation Shearith Israel brought him the greatest joy.
He was preceded in death by his sister Elsie and his brother Bobby. Survivors include his wife of 64 years Rhina Shaffer Tuck; brother Albert Tuck of Birmingham; sons Stuart (Helene) and Sam (Allyson); and grandchildren Jonathan, Anna, Ilene, Leah and Nolan.
A private funeral was held May 30. Donations can be made to Congregation Shearith Israel, 1180 University Drive NE, Atlanta, Ga. 30306. To sign the online guestbook, please visit www.dresslerjewishfunerals.com. Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, 770-451-4999.