Leo was an American politician.
Born in Austin, Minnesota, Reding received his bachelor’s degree in physical education from the University of St. Thomas.
He taught high school and was a meat cutter at the Hormel Plant.
Leo served on the Austin city council and as mayor of Austin, Minnesota.
From 1975 to 1995, Leo served in the Minnesota House of Representatives and was a Democrat.
Leo J. Reding died at age 91 in 2015.