Leon Forman, 82, of Westport died Aug. 11. He was the husband of Edith Forman.

Born June 25, 1929, in Brooklyn, N.Y., he served in the Korean Conflict, during which he was awarded the Purple Heart. He worked as a union electrician and a teacher.

Survivors, in addition to his wife, include a daughter, Bettina Jody Ramsey; two sons, Marcus Forman and Michael Forman, and four grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Leon Forman Memorial, c/o Rob Reeves, CEO, Westport Weston Family Y, 59 Post Road East, Westport, CT 06880.