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Contributor: dawnhaney1974 Created: 6 years ago Updated: 2021 years ago
Pantagraph, Bloomington, IL
Andrew Leslie, Retired Farm Operator, Dies.
Andrew Leslie, a resident of Montrose for the last 22 years, succumbed Sunday night at the family residence, 214 N.W. Front street. He was nearly 76 years of age. Born Aug. 15, 1866, at Peru, Ind., he spent his earlier years in that community and later resided in Illinois, being married May 14, 1890, at Bloomington. Mr. Leslie was a retired farmer. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Fannie Leslie, two sons, Carl Leslie if Montrose and Frank Leslie of Coeur d'Alene, Ind., and two daughters, Mrs. Lena Miller, Brighton, Colo., and Mrs.Ina Rainwater, Henryetta, Okla., a brother, David Leslie, Bloomington, Ill., and a sister Mrs. Phoebe Levisee, Henryetta, Okla., and 10 grandchildren. Mrs. Miller arrived from Denver the evening before her father succumbed. Funeral arrangements will be announced thru the Ormsbee mortuary.
Note: Parents Christopher (Christian) and Mary Ann Fitchhorn Leslie. They are buried in Old City Cemetery, Evergreen, Bloomington, Illinois