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David Leslie (Les)

Monday, 7 September 1931



Wednesday, 12 June 2024

On 12/06/2024 aged 92.

75 years, Les was reunited with his cherished wife, Lesley, and his beloved children, Ailene and Brent. Much loved by Grant, Roz, and Rowena; sons-in-law Michael Van Eden and Mike Byrne; grandsons Josh Kennedy and Sam Kennedy; Thomas and Amy Sturgess; GG to Nora and Arthur; and loved Les of Eva, Tony, Jack, and Meila.

A service to celebrate Les's life will be held on Monday, 17th June, at St. Stephen's Church, Waikiwi, Invercargill, commencing at 1 pm, followed by interment.

Donations to the Out of School Music Classes Scholarship Fund instead of flowers would be appreciated and may be left at the service.

Messages to the Thompson Family, 69 Bond Street, Invercargill 9810.

Please find a link to the livestream below


Dear Roz, Rowena, Grant and family. Sincere condolences on the loss of your precious, remarkable amazing Les. He was one of lifes true gentlemen and it was an honour to call him friend. All our love, Shirley Cranstoun ( Rodenburg)


A much-loved cousin and friend. Les, you will be missed by us all. Your lovely visits, having you play the piano, and all the tunes bring back lovely memories of family and your loved ones. Deepest sympathy, Grant, Roz, Rowena, and all your families.

Shirley Palmer

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