Leslie L Anderson, 79, of Apache Junction, AZ, passed away April 26, 2008 at Health Care Odyssey Hospice in Mesa, AZ.
Leslie Anderson was born July 5, 1928 to Iver and Ethel (Nelson) Anderson in Slayton, MN.He was united in marriage to Lois Brink on November 28, 1952 at the Free Methodist Church in Ortley, SD.After 2 years of serving in the US Army, he returned to rural Slayton.He was a life long memeber of the Lake Sarah Baptist Church where he served as a trustee.Together they farmed for 40 years until retiring to their home in Apache Junction, AZ.
He is survived by his loving wife, Lois; daughters, Pamela Rochelle, Lewisville, TX, Patricia (Charles, Jr.) Platt, Slayton, MN, Rhonda Meyer, Marshall, MN, Dixie (Bryon) Platt, Iona, MN, Jodi (Reggie) Allen, Mesa, AZ, and brother Lloyd (Pat) Anderson, Des Moines, IA; 14 grandchidlren and 6 great-grandchildren.
Leslie was preceded in death by his parents, Iver and Ethel Anderson; sister, Dolores Schmidt, and infant siblings; Robert & Donna.
His memorial service will be held Saturday, June 28, 2008 at Lake Sarah Baptist Chruch.