Marleah A. Leslie

Mrs. Marleah "Molly" Annabel Leslie, 96, died Thursday, Nov. 22, in Sebring, Fla.
Born in Union Hill, she was a daughter of the late Naomi Smoyer and Raymond Monyer.
She was married to Warren "Barney" Wentz in 1936. After he died in an accident in 1953, she single-handedly raised two children, putting them through college while working as a seamstress.
In the early 1980s, she and her second husband, Paul Leslie, moved to Florida, where she spent many happy years fishing, playing bingo and cards and traveling around the world.
In addition to her two husbands, she was preceded in death by her companion of many years, Jim Christman.
Surviving are a son, Dennis Wentz; a daughter, Lisa Tillmanns; three grandchildren, Nicole Hand, Tracy Wentz and Rachael Brickson; and two great-grandchildren, Mathew and Rachel Hand.
Service: A service was held on Nov. 28 in The Palms of Sebring, where she lived for the last seven years. Her final resting place will be at Franklin Heights Memorial Park, E. Weissport, with a service to be held on Dec. 12 at Mayes-Melber Funeral Home, 200 E. Franklin St., Weissport.

Published in Times News on Dec. 3, 2012