Frances Gormley Leslie


(Aug. 11, 2004)

Funeral services were held Wednesday, Aug. 11 in the Burlington Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for Frances Gormley Leslie, long-time Big Horn Basin resident who died Sunday, Aug. 8 at West Park Long Term Care Center in Cody. She was 88.

She was born Aug. 7, 1916, in Burlington and attended Burlington schools. She married Harry Anthony Leslie in the Idaho Falls, Idaho Temple on July 7, 1950.

They made their home in Byron for many years where she taught school. She and her husband served an LDS mission in Tennessee in 1979.

Survivors include a son, Gary Leslie of Rock Springs; two brothers, Wesley and Richard Gormley, both of Burlington; a sister, Evelyn Mobley of Casper; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry, on Sept. 5, 1984.

Burial was in the Burlington Cemetery.

The family would appreciate memorials to the West Park Long Term Care Center or Gary Leslie, P.O. Box 153, Rock Springs, WY 82902.