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Lois Marie Leslie

November 4, 1926 ~ December 21, 2021 (age 95)


Lois Marie Leslie, 95, of Wausau entered the eternal gates of Heaven on December 21, 2021.

She was born November 4, 1926 to Peter and Margaret (Wernecke) Schroeder in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Lois graduated from Nathan Hale - West Allis in 1944 and on July 13, 1946 she married Robert Porter Leslie and had four children.

Throughout her life, Lois was always there for her family. She cared for everyone she loved and always kept her home open for whoever needed to stop by. She enjoyed her time on the lake in Harrison Hills and over 25 winters in Lady Lake, Florida. She loved dancing, water skiing, volunteering and her service to the church and community. Her faith and comfort in Jesus will be missed and held dear by all who knew her. Blessed be the memory of Lois Leslie.

She is survived by her children, Jayne (Robert) Germinaro, Lynne (William) Marris, David (DeAnne) Leslie; grandchildren, Daniel (Stephanie) Wage, Jennifer Wage, Andrew (Selena) Marris, Kimberly (Matthew) Hembrook, Amy (Nick) Kavelaris, Lindsay (Aldo) Martinez and Matthew (Lanai) Leslie; Mitzi (Paul) Doolen, Keli (Kevin) McKenna, Robert, Jr (Kelsey) Germinaro and Jim Germinaro; numerous great-grandchildren; sister, Carole Berg and other dear relatives and friends.

Lois was greeted in heaven by her parents; husband, Robert and daughter, Roberta Leslie.

Funeral service will be 1:00 pm Thursday, December 30 at Mount Olive Lutheran Church, 6205 Alderson Street, Weston, WI 54476, visitation will be from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm at the church. Burial will be in the Highland Memorial Cemetery of New Berlin, Wisconsin. Brainard Funeral Home of Weston is assisting the family.

The Family would like to thank the entire staff at Pride for the care, love and support they gave to Lois.

In Lieu of flowers, please direct donations to Mount Olive Lutheran Church.


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