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Leslie Lansdale Thurman

Middletown, Butler County, Ohio, USA
Death 12 Apr 2016 (aged 89)
Middletown, Butler County, Ohio, USA
Burial Trenton, Butler County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 161008082 · View Source
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THURMAN, Leslie L., age 89, of Middletown, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at Hospice of Butler and Warren Counties. She was born May 3, 1926 in Butler County, and attended Lemon Monroe High School. Leslie was employed in the shipping department at Black Clawson before retiring. She was a member of the V.F.W. 3809 Auxiliary and was a Past President. She was an avid bowler and golfer and was involved in city, state and national competitions, and was a member of the Middletown Women’s Bowling Hall of Fame since 1988. She enjoyed working in her yard and garden, sewing and quilting, and the company of her dog, Scooter. Preceding her in death were her parents, Leslie and Celia Wills Lansdale; her husband Thomas Thurman, March 17, 2007; two sisters, Lucille Haupt and Bernice Cornele; and four brothers, Jacob, Earl, Bobby and Donny Lansdale. She is survived by her son, Richard “Dick” Colvin, wife Terrie; four sisters, Lorena Johnson, JoAnn Wenzel, Mildred Dulin and Sue Fullen, husband Hiram; two brothers, Phillip Lansdale and James Lansdale, wife Denise; and numerous nieces and nephews. There will be a graveside service on Friday, April 16, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at the Butler County Memorial Park, Trenton, Ohio, followed by interment in the Garden of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Butler and Warren Counties, 5940 Long Meadow Drive, Franklin, Ohio 45005. Arrangements by Herr-Riggs Funeral Home, 210 S. Main St., Middletown. Condolences may be sent to the family at

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  • Created by: E. T., II
  • Added: 14 Apr 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 161008082
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Leslie Lansdale Thurman (3 May 1926–12 Apr 2016), Find A Grave Memorial no. 161008082, citing Butler County Memorial Park, Trenton, Butler County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by E. T., II (contributor 46911693) .