Leslie W. McQuiston
1919 - 2009
Leslie W. McQuiston, 89, of Forest Lakes, died July 3, 2009. He was born Sept. 15, 1919 in Nelson, Wis.
He married Louise E. Rossiter in Chippewa Falls, Wis. March 1, 1946.
He was a World War II veteran, serving with the 7th Armor Division, and a Purple Heart recipient.
Mr. McQuiston is survived by his wife of 63 years, Louise; sons, Dennis (Wendy) McQuiston of Red Oak, Texas and Edwin (Ellie) McQuiston of Mesa; daughters, Rena (Smokey) Slaughter of Payson and Geri (David) Jordon of Mesa; 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Dianne L. McQuiston.
He was well-loved and respected by family and friends, and will always be in our hearts. “He will be missed by all who knew him,” writes his family.
Funeral arrangements are pending at a Wise Choice Desert View Chapel in Mesa. Interment will be at City of Mesa Cemetery.