Leonard Oshins

Obituary of Leonard Oshins


Leonard " Lenny" Oshins, age 88, of Clifton Park, born February 17, 1929 and raised in Brooklyn, New York, died peacefully at his home on Saturday, June 10th with family by his side after a long courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.

Lenny was predeceased by his wife, Bobbe, of 53 beautiful years.

Loving father of Cindy Barnett and her husband, Alan of Clifton Park, and Jeffrey Oshins and his partner, Reynaldo Fuentes of Carmel, NY; brother to Robert Oshins of Melbourne, Florida; cherished grandfather to Justin and Jonathan Barnett. 

The entire family would like to thank all his friends/family of the Clifton Park YMCA and the Clifton Park Volunteer Fire Department which he considered to be his 2nd home. The entire family is extremely appreciative of the truly exceptional care provided to Lenny by Saratoga Hospice, caring neighbors, the entire staff at Oak Brook Commons and all the caregivers for making his last weeks a comfortable one.


Services at Congregation Beth Shalom, 688 Clifton Park Center Road, Clifton Park on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 10:30am. Interment will follow at the Gerald B. H. Solomon Saratoga Natiional Cemetery in Schuylerville, NY at 1:30pm. The period of mourning will be observed at the Barnett residence on Wednesday and Thursday evenings with a minyan service each evening at 7:00pm

Those wishing to remember Lenny in their own special way may make a memorial contribution to the Clifton Park YMCA or Congregation Beth Shalom.