News From Terre Haute, Indiana

May 12, 2013

Richard William Leslie


TERRE HAUTE — Richard William Leslie, 62, of Terre Haute, passed away on May 10, 2013, at 11:05 a.m. He was born Nov. 11, 1950, to Donald Leslie and Eleanor (Cooksey) Leslie.  Richard was a member of Free & Accepted Masons and the Shriners. He loved motorcycles, his friends and his family.

Richard is preceded in death by his father.  

He is survived by his wife, Jeanna Leslie; his mother; brothers, Robert Leslie, Ronald Leslie, and Irvin “Butch” Gaddis; sisters, Sharla Nickel, Melody Moody, and Mickey Leslie; stepsons, Shane Theisz (Julie), Adam Theisz (Amanda), and Nathan Theisz (Krista); two stepgrandsons, Jacob and Drew; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation is scheduled for Monday, May 13, 2013, in DeBaun Springhill Chapel, 85 E. Springhill Drive, from 4 to 8 p.m. In honoring his wishes, Richard will be cremated. A Celebration of Life will be scheduled for a later date. Online condolences can be made at: