Leonard J. La Placa, 95, of Princeton died Sunday, March 10, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. Born in Jamesburg, NJ he resided most of his life in Princeton. Leonard was the co-owner along with his late wife Laurel of Nassau Interiors, Princeton for over 60 years. Leonard was a devoted Husband, Father, Grandfather and an energetic member of the Princeton Community. Mr. La Placa’s charming and warm personality touched all that knew him.
Son of the late Giuseppe and Mary (LaMar) La Placa, wife of the late Laurel (Smith) La Placa, he is survived 3 daughters and 3 sons in law Laurie and James Holladay, Claudia and Michael George, Trinna and Rachid BenMoussa, a sister Josephine La Placa, 4 grandchildren Clayton George, Jawed BenMoussa, Noor BenMoussa, James Holladay.
The Funeral Service will be held 10:00 am on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at the Mather-Hodge Funeral Home 40 Vandeventer Avenue, Princeton. Burial will follow in the Princeton Cemetery. Friends may call on Friday, March 15, 2019 from 4:00 – 7:00 pm at the Funeral Home
Memorial Contributions may be made in Leonard’s memory to his favorite charity: Princeton Nursery School 78 Leigh Avenue, Princeton, NJ 08542