Leonard R. Hughes, Jr, age 60, of Corning, formerly of Virginia, passed away on Friday, December 8, 2017 at Guthrie Corning Hospital. He was born on August 16, 1957 in Hampton, Virginia, the son of the late Leonard R. and the late Anne Virginia (Campbell) Hughes Sr.
Leonard moved to Corning in 1978 and took a position at Corning, Inc. He retired in 2016 following 37 years of service. He was greatly loved by his family and friends and he will be missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his daughter, Tiffany Hughes of Corning, son, Ashton Hughes of Corning, brother, John Hughes of Virginia, grandchildren, Eliza and Jeremy Fickett, great granddaughter, Jazmine, and the man who raised him, Bill Sharman of Virginia. Leonard was predeceased by his sisters, Carol Sue and Bonnie.