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Louis T. Leonsis, Ted's father, passed away last night.

From Ted's Take:

My dad, Louis T. Leonsis, passed away last night. He was almost 94 years old. I was with him and held his hand and told him how much he meant to me. He was a great father. I will miss him more than words can describe.
He was a sweet man and a very kind soul. As an only child, I have lost my mom (19 years ago) and now my dad and move forward in life as father and husband now to my family. The circle of life continues.
I hope you will keep him in your thoughts and prayers and respect our family's privacy on this matter.

By Tarik El-Bashir  |  September 24, 2007; 10:28 AM ET
 
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My prayers go out to the Leonsis family. We often don't see owners who care about their teams as much as he cares about the Caps.

Posted by: czechsmix | September 24, 2007 10:43 AM | Report abuse

94 yrs old, quite impressive. RIP.

Posted by: cbstoner | September 24, 2007 10:56 AM | Report abuse

My condolences to the Leonsis family at this difficult moment. If his son is any indication of his life, I am certain he will be remembered fondly.

Posted by: Kurt | September 24, 2007 10:59 AM | Report abuse

my condolescences

Posted by: Anonymous | September 24, 2007 2:42 PM | Report abuse

94 years. That must a heck of a life story to tell. Best of wishes to the Leonsis family.

Posted by: EricS | September 24, 2007 3:25 PM | Report abuse

I lost my dad too this year (he was 90), so I can relate to what Ted must be feeling. My condolences to the Leonsis family.

Posted by: tokyo fan | September 24, 2007 9:41 PM | Report abuse

My families thoughts and prayers are with you Ted. I lost my Father last year, but I have many memories of him. God bless.

Posted by: ToledoCapitals | September 25, 2007 5:52 AM | Report abuse

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