Leon George “Doc” Savage, 81, passed away peacefully on Friday, September 15, 2017, at his home in Spring, TX. He was born on December 30, 1935 in Salem, NJ to Elwood Savage and Laura Bacon.
Doc married Helen in 1978 in Houston, TX. They were happily married for 39 years. Doc was a member of the Imperial Oaks Community Patrol, Memorial Hermann Mended Hearts and St. Luke’s Mended Hearts. He enjoyed being Santa Clause every year for the children of the neighborhood association that he belonged to.
Doc is survived by his spouse Helen of Spring, TX; his son, Eric Savage, of Spring, TX, his daughter, Jessica Savage, of Chandler, TX; his 3 brothers Ronald G. Leach, Sr. (Harriett Leach) of Claremont, FL, Gilbert Leach, Jr. of Camden, NJ, Jerry Leach of Bridgeton, NJ; grandson, Nicholas Savage Allen, of Chandler, TX; nieces and nephews and other relatives.
Doc was preceded in death by his “Aunt Edna”, his parents Elwood Savage and Laura Bacon; his brother “Butch” Savage of Millville, NJ and his sister Brenda Watson of Dividing Creek, NJ.
A funeral service will not be held at this time, however; a memorial service will be held closer to Christmas in honor of him.