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Leon from Gogglebox

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Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond Report 23 Dec 2017 20:03


has sadly died today, after a short illness. He and June have been together since 1955, she will miss him dreadfully.

Rest in peace, Leon. Life's work more than well done as a teacher and a big part of gogglebox, you have been immortalised in that programme.

My thoughts to June, and Leon's family and friends

Lizx

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 23 Dec 2017 21:18

Oh no, how very sad.

I love "Gogglebox"......and i love June and Leon.

How very sad for Leon's family....especially at this time of the year.

Heartfelt thoughts to Leon's family and friends.

<3 <3 <3

KathleenBell

KathleenBell Report 24 Dec 2017 11:05

RIP Leon. You and June were favourites of mine. Loved the episode where he couldn't get the lights on his Christmas jumper to switch off. His response "oh, f...k 'em". Also when he was eating the sweets from a tin he was meant to be wrapping up as a present for someone. He and June seemed really at ease with each other. She will miss him a lot.

Condolences to his family and friends.

Kath. x

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 24 Dec 2017 11:30

They had a very comfy banter between them . He made me laugh as he could be very dry

June and his family will miss him terribly

Very sad just before Christmas

RIP Leon