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George L. "Leslie" Allen

Lexington, Nebraska

Jun 21, 1959 – Jan 17, 2021 (Age 61)

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BORN
June 21, 1959
DIED
January 17, 2021
AGE
61
LOCATION
Lexington, Nebraska

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Reynolds-Love Funeral Home - Lexington Obituary

George L. “Leslie” Allen, 61 of Callaway formerly of Lexington passed away Sunday, January 17, 2021 at the Callaway District Hospital after a courageous four year battle with pancreatic cancer.


Lesley was born June 21, 1959 in Lexington to George and Joan (Bauer) Allen. He attended school in the Lexington area and graduated from Lexington High School with the class of 1977. After graduation Les helped area farmers, worked for Shotkoski Hay Company and drove truck for Denny Fellers.


Les moved to the Oconto-Callaway area in 2012, where he was a small engine mechanic. On November 23, 2015 he was united in marriage to Angela Spencer.


Les enjoyed working on lawn mowers, and was known for his skill in putting together models of semi tractors that were often gifts from trucking companies to their employees. He also enjoyed gardening but most of all spending time with friends and family.


Les is survived by his wife; Angela of Callaway, step-son; Jeremiah Cranwell of Callaway, step-daughter; Rheanne Cranwell of Callaway, parents; George and Joan Allen of Lexington, mother and father-in-law; Harry and Connie Spencer of Julesberg, Colorado, one brother; Mark and wife Michelle of Lexington and two sisters; Jodie and husband Scott Hultquist of Silverdale, Washington and Patti and husband Mike Maguire of Lexington.


He was preceded in death by his grandparents.


A Celebration of his life will be held Saturday, January 23, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at the Oconto Community Center in Oconto with Pastor Dean Haidle, officiating.


Memorials are suggested to the family for later designation.


Reynolds-Love Funeral Home in Lexington is honored to be assisting the family with arrangements. To share online condolences, please visit: reynoldslovefuneralhome.com

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Joan and Mark I am so sorry to hear of Lester´s passing but I know in my heart he is in a much better place and no longer in pain he was my big brother and I am so glad that he found someone to share his life with even tho it was for a short period of time. You will all be in my thoughts and prayers

SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. i WORKED WITH LES AT WHITE LAND AND CATTLE. HE ALWAYS HAD A WORD OF WISDOM FOR ME AN A LAUGH WHEN NEEDED. WILL KEEP YOU ALL IN MY PRAYERS AND THOUGHTS.




George & Joan, we are saddened for the loss of your son. Please know that we are praying for his family, siblings, and each of you for peace of mind, strength, & comfort today and in the days, months, & years to come!
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So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to all.

Our sympathies on the death of your son/brother.

Always enjoyed talking with Les- quite guy, he will be missed

I'm so sorry to hear of Lesley's passing. I have many fond memories of growing up neighbors and school times at Dist. 7. I'm sure he will be greatly missed. Prayers of comfort for you all.

Allen's we are so sorry for your loss! May Les rest in peace. God bless you all, in our prayers and thoughts!