Betty L. Leslie
Betty L. Leslie, 93, of New Castle, passed away Jan. 25, 2020, at UPMC Jameson.
Born on Aug. 26, 1926, in New Castle, she was the daughter of Carl and Elizabeth (O'berg) Anderson.
She was preceded in death on July 25, 2002, by her husband, William M. Leslie, whom she married on Sept. 16, 1949.
A 1945 New Castle High School graduate, she attended St. Francis School of Nursing to receive her Registered Nurse degree.
She was employed as an RN for Westminster College for 25 years until her retirement. She was a member of Eastbrook United Methodist Church.
Betty enjoyed crocheting, cooking, and especially spending time with her family.
She is survived by two daughters, Joyce E. Leslie and husband, John Kiely, of Peak's Island, Maine, and Cindy K. Miles and husband, Bob, of Slippery Rock; one son, Michael W. Leslie and wife, Carolyn, of New Castle; one brother, Linn Anderson of New Castle; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one brother, Dale Anderson.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020, at the R. Cunningham Funeral Home and Crematory Inc., 2429 Wilmington Road. A funeral service will take place at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020, at Eastbrook United Methodist Church, 2412 Eastbrook Road, New Castle, with the Rev. Loren McQueen officiating. Burial will be in Briar Hill Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Eastbrook United Methodist Church.
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Published on January 26, 2020


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Lois and Brice Pardoe
Feb 03, 2020
We are HONORED to have known her.....such a sweet lady.
John & Janet Welther
Jan 28, 2020
Mike & family:
We are so sorry for the loss of your mother. Betty was a wonderful
lady. Sending you are sympathy and prayers.
Jim &Patty; Kiely
Jan 28, 2020
Please accept our deepest condolences during this difficult time . Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family .
Susan Hawk Speer
Jan 28, 2020
My sympathy to each of you, Joyce, Cindy, and Mike. I have so many fond memories of both your mom and your dad. I will miss your mom's beautiful smiling face. Prayers for all.
The Godwin Family
Jan 27, 2020
Country Basket Blooms was purchased for the family of Betty L. Leslie by The Godwin Family.  Send flowers
Karen Dover Dicampello
Jan 27, 2020
My condolences to the Leslie family. Your Mom, so kind and thoughtful.
Love, Bob Foster and Mary Linneman
Jan 26, 2020
Sweet Tranquility Basket was purchased for the family of Betty L. Leslie by Love, Bob Foster and Mary Linneman.  Send flowers
Kathy Green
Jan 26, 2020
Cindy, So sorry to hear about your Mom's passing. Prayers for the family at this time of sorrow.