Leonard Carl Amundsen

Leonard Carl Amundsen

ALBANY - Leonard Carl Amundsen, 78, of Albany, GA, died Wednesday, December 25, 2013 in Raleigh, NC at his daughter’s residence. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, December 30, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Mathews Funeral Home. Rev. Richard Smith will officiate. Graveside services will be conducted Monday, December 30, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. at Primitive Union Cemetery, Colquitt, GA.

A native of Kirkland, Washington, Mr. Amundsen had resided in Albany, GA for a number of years. He was a veteran of the Korean War serving in the Navy and was an entrepreneur in the motors sports industry. He was preceded in death by his parents, Leonard John Amundsen and Elta Victoria Elliott Amundsen and his wife, Carolyn Rita Grimsley Amundsen.

Survivors include a son and his wife, Randall Carl Amundsen and Karen Amato Amundsen, Leesburg, GA, a daughter and her husband, Candace Amundsen Blevins and Todd Eric Blevins, Raleigh, NC, a brother, Robert Amundsen and his wife Joan of Paradise, CA, two brothers-in-law, Jerry Grimsley and Ray Grimsley, Colquitt, GA, five grandchildren, Eric Randall Blevins, Connor Todd Blevins, Beau Christopher Blevins, Julie Ann Blevins, Nicole Carolyn Blevins and a great-grandchild, Isaac Faelon Blevins all of Raleigh, NC.

The family will receive friends Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral hour at Mathews Funeral Home.

To sign our online registry or to send condolences to the family, you may visit Mathews’ website at www.mathewsfuneralhome.com.

Mathews Funeral Home

Albany 229/435-5657