Obituary of Leslie A. Whipple
Leslie Alan Whipple, age 81, of Lake Wales, Florida, died June 5, 2020, at Good Shepherd Hospice House in Auburndale, Florida.
He was born January 8, 1939, in Adrian to John Albert and Irene Violet (Faylor) Whipple. On August 10, 1957, he married Cora Mae Hunt in Jasper and she preceded him in death on December 19, 2018. Leslie had been employed by Greg Bell Chevy Dealership as Parts Manager, retiring on December 9, 2001.
He is survived by a son, Kenneth (Michelle) Whipple of Gold Canyon, Arizona; two daughters, Kimberly Whipple of Lake Wales, Florida and Kristine Speller of Jackson; a brother, Gary Whipple of Adrian; two sisters, Donna Whipple of Adrian and Dana Schoonover of Morenci; four grandchildren, Sarah, Cooper, Devin and Luke; and two great-grandchildren, Hannah and Finnley. In addition to his wife, Cora, he was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation for Leslie will be held on Thursday, June 11, 2020, from 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian. A graveside service will be held on Friday, June 12, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. at Lenawee Hills Memorial Park, Adrian with Rev. Bruce Jewett officiating. You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Adrian Twp. Fire Department. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Leslie Whipple, please visit Tribute Store
Adrian Chapel - 3050 W. Beecher Rd. Adrian, Michigan 49221 517-265-3312
Tecumseh Chapel - 1448 Short St. Tecumseh, Michigan 49286 517-424-1848
Blissfield Chapel - 9205 E. U.S. Hwy. 223 Blissfield, Michigan 49228 517-486-4400
Hudson Chapel - 415 W. Main St. Hudson, Michigan 49247 517-448-3481
Morenci Chapel - 303 N. Summit St. Morenci, Michigan 49256 517-458-2311
Fayette Chapel - 412 W. Main St. Fayette, Ohio 43521 419-237-2564