Robert "Bob" L. Leslie of Byrnes Mill, Missouri was born Monday, December 28, 1936 at St. Louis, Missouri to the union of Lawrence and Verna (nee: Grider) Leslie and left from this life on Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at Fenton, Missouri at the age of 75 years. Bob retired in August of 1987, after thirty plus years of dedicated service, from General Motors in St. Louis. He proudly served in the United States Army and he was an avid bowler with an average of 200 and a high score of 289. Bob was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother, brother-in-law, son-in-law, uncle, great uncle and friend of many. He will be truly missed by all who knew and loved him. Bob is preceded in death by his parents Lawrence and Verna Leslie, three brothers Richard, Lawrence and Charles, one sister Ellen, father-in-law William Cape and other relatives and friends. Those who are left to treasure his memory and to continue his legacy are his loving wife of 22 years Peggy Leslie of the home, four children Lisa L. Leslie of Ballwin, Missouri, Karen Paslawski of Ballwin, Missouri, Jeffrey Leslie of Eureka, Missouri and Gina and husband Eric Veatch of Chesterfield, Missouri, five grandchildren Anthony, Jon, Pauline, Alexa and Megan, one great grandson Ben, two brothers Asa Leslie of Sullivan, Missouri and William Leslie of South Padre Island, Texas, one sister Margaret Gray of Florida, mother-in-law Patricia Cape of St. Louis, brother-in-law Matthew Cape of Pacific, two sister-in-laws Pam and husband Mark Smith of De Soto, Missouri and Abby Cape of St. Louis, Missouri, nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, cousins and a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation will be Monday, September 3, 2012 from 11:00 AM till 1:00 PM at the Mizell Funeral Home, 904 W Washington, Cuba, Missouri. Funeral service will be 1:00 PM Monday, September 3, 2012 at the Mizell Funeral Home with Pastor Don Martin officiating. Interment, prayers and full military honors will follow at the Kinder Cemetery, Cuba, Missouri. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to your local Humane Society in Bob's memory. The Mizell Funeral Home of Cuba is honored to be serving the Leslie family.
Monday, September 3rd, 2012 11:00am - 1:00pm, Mizell Funeral Home
Monday, September 3rd, 2012 1:00pm, Mizell Funeral Home