Leo Jackson, 70, of Dayton died Friday, November 24, 2017 at home. Born in Schwabisch Hall, Germany, he has been a resident of Dayton since 1983. Leo retired in 2008 with 37 years of service as Traffic Operations Manager with the New Jersey Turnpike Authority. He served honorably in the United States Air Force with active service from 1966 to 1970. Son of the late Antonia Jackson, he is survived by his wife of 49 years Kuo K. “Sherry” Jackson, 3 sons and 2 daughters- in-law Kenneth Jackson, Gregory and Michelle Jackson, Jeffrey and Lauren Jackson, 3 grandchildren Zachary, Hayley and Alessa. The funeral will be private at the convenience of the family.