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Daniel J. Leach - H.L.'s Live Bait and Tackle

Daniel J. Leach passed away on Wednesday, July 1,2015 with his loving family by his side. He was 61. Born in Philadelphia, he has been a Bristol resident for many years. Daniel was a graduate of Neshaminy High School and for the past 35 years has been owner/operator of H.L.'s Live Bait and Tackle in Morrisville. He dedicated his life to the business, often working 90 hours a week. He also was a longtime member of the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 542 and enjoyed horse racing in his spare time.

He is survived by his wife, Judy (née Scott) Leach, his children: Cristy Hett-Polizzi (Tony), Ricky Hett (Katie) and Dan Leach. Daniel is also survived by his grandchildren: Sean , Griffin and his little nurses who took special care of him, Gianna, Ysabella, and Grace, his favorite mother-in-law, Mary Scott, and his sisters -in-law, Debi Peschen (Rich), Sue Scott (Bob), and Donna Jackson (Marty) along with many nieces, nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews. He was predeceased by his father-in-law, Charles Scott.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Service on Tuesday, July 7, 2015, 10:00am at the Wade Funeral Home, 1002 Radcliffe Street, Bristol Borough. Friends may call Monday evening 7-9:00pm and Tuesday morning 9-10:00am .