Of Millis, former longtime resident of Natick, passed away on Thursday May 5, 2022, at age 75.
Born in Natick, he was the only son of the late Anna (Fiore) and Leo Caruso. He was the brother of Grace Pintabona of Hudson, Elizabeth Carey of Millis, Anna Capen of Douglas, Mary Whalen of Hudson, and is survived by many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Lenny worked at General Motors for many years after graduating high school. He owned his own gas station in Natick for a few years. Lenny spent a good portion of his life in partnership with his good friend Richard Vitale as C-V Wallpapering. They did residential and commercial wallpapering throughout Massachusetts.
Lenny enjoyed working with cars, old movies, gardening and animals. He made multiple friends throughout his lifetime.
Lenny lived in Millis the last ten years of his life, and he enjoyed the many friends he had at Millis Housing.
A man of few words but when he spoke you listened.
Funeral from the John Everett & Sons Funeral Home, 4 Park St., at Natick Common on Tuesday May 10, 2022, at 9 AM. Funeral Mass in St. Patrick’s Church, 44 E. Central St., (Rt. 135) Natick at 10 AM. Visiting Hours are Monday from 3-7 PM in the Funeral Home. Interment St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Natick.
Expressions of sympathy may be made in Leonard’s memory to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital www.stjude.org, or to the animal charity of your choice.
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