Passed away peacefully at 8:00 a.m. on July 29, 2013 at the age of 92 in Santa Rosa, CA. Leslie was born in New Jersey on March 23, 1921. Predeceased by Koky Hedley, his loving wife of 40+ years. Lovingly remembered by friends and neighbors Sherri and Kevin Afman. Leslie was an accomplished author, writer and poet. He loved food, music and socializing with friends. He attended NYU, Oxford, Ohio State. He was a World War ll Army Veteran, He had 14 books published, along with many articles. He was the recipient of the Poor Richard's Award plus others. A Celebration of Leslie and Koky's life will be held with friends at a later date. For further contact, email Kevin at email@example.com.
Published in Press Democrat from Aug. 14 to Aug. 15, 2013.