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Sifu Leonard Endrizzi Passes

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Offline cirillo

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Sifu Leonard Endrizzi Passes
« on: June 13, 2005, 09:07:29 AM »
I am sorry to bring the news, but I am sure some of you knew him and would like to know.  I received this notice recently.  Sifu Endrizzi was a great man and martial artist.  We are all sorry to see him go so soon.

---- Quoted report----
Leonard Endrizzi, one of Sifu Al Dacascos top Black Belts, retired from the
martial arts because of illness in 2001, passed away Friday, May 10, 2005 in
Portland, Oregon.   He was 63 years old and served on the board of Directors in
the International Kajukenbo Association, 1989-1994. 
Sifu Jeffrey D. Cirillo,  7th Degree Black belt in Wun Hop Kuen Do under GM Al Dacascos and 3rd Degree in FaChuan (Blossom Fist) under Sifu Bill Owens with over 35 years experience in the martial arts.
College Station, TX

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Re: Sifu Leonard Endrizzi Passes
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2006, 01:53:44 PM »
Sifu Endrizzi,
I remember training with Sifu Endrizzi, he was from the old school way of training. He give his all to you, but you had to pay him back with sweat and blood. He will be missed by the diehards who liked training in the old school way. No babies in his classes! Sifu Ben Fajardo
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Re: Sifu Leonard Endrizzi Passes
« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2006, 07:20:52 AM »
Sifu Endrizzi's work is being carried on by his widow, Louiselle Rousseau, and by his few black belts.

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Re: Sifu Leonard Endrizzi Passes
« Reply #3 on: February 08, 2006, 01:11:28 AM »
I was one of Sifu Leonard's students BITD in Denver. We kept in touch via email for the last few years. I miss his insight and humor the most. A great man and teacher


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