Leo Conrad Meloche, age 85, of Excelsior, MN, passed away peacefully at home on November 5th. Leo was born on December 17th, 1931 in Escanaba, MI to Leo A. and Mildred A. Meloche. Preceded in death by sister Paula Reynolds. Survived by loving wife of 63 years, Marcia; brother Wayne (Marian); sons Tom (Trudi), Jim (Yvonne), John, Bill and Steve (Lori); grandchildren Mike, Mark, Kate, David and Ryan. Leo was a 1950 graduate of Washburn High School and a 1954 graduate of the U of M. After serving in the Army, Leo had a 31 year career at IBM Corp. During retirement, Leo led the restoration of the 1906 streetcar steamboat Minnehaha on Lake Minnetonka. He will be greatly missed by his family, relatives and friends. A memorial service will be held at Mount Olivet Lutheran Church, 5025 Knox Ave S, Minneapolis, MN on Friday, November 10th. Visitation begins at 10 a.m. with an 11 a.m. service followed by lunch. Private interment at Lakewood Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to organization of your choice.