Laura Leone Leslie, 86, Brainerd, died Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2003, at St. Joseph's Medical Center.
She was born July 28, 1916, in Brainerd to Charles D. and Ada Mae (Swisher) LaFavor. She graduated from Brainerd High School. She married Earl Leslie and they owned and operated Leslie's Market for 30 years. She was a member of Park United Methodist Church and the Genealogy Society.
Survivors include her husband; a son, Tristan Leslie, Palm Coast, Fla.; three grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and a brother.
Three brothers and two sisters died earlier.
Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Park United Methodist Church in Brainerd with Pastor Rory Swenson officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery. Memorials are preferred to Park United Methodist Church.
Friends may call from 5-7 p.m. today at Halvorson-Johnson Funeral Home in Brainerd and an hour before services Saturday at the church.
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