Leslie S. Call, Stoughton, WI (1927-2014)
October 26, 1927 - February 23, 2014
Leslie S. Call, age 86, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. He was born in Albion Township, on Oct. 26, 1927, the son of James and Clara Call. Leslie served his country in the U.S. Army Air Force during World War II. He was a proud member of the Masonic Lodge and a lifetime member of the VFW and American Legion. Leslie was a member of Engineers Local 139 for 25 years, retiring in 1989.
Leslie is survived by his six children: Steve (Catherine), Patricia (Kirk) Duller, Jerry, Danny (Yoko), Mike and Jolene (Paul) Acker; four grandchildren: Lance (Perla) Call, Lisa (Brad) Randall and Noah and Carly Acker; four great-grandchildren: Lindsey and Isaiah Call and Anna and Owen Randall; special cousin, Robert (Rose) Call; and many other cousins, nieces and nephews. Leslie was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Frances Thorson.
Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, at CRESS FUNERAL HOME in Stoughton. Military honors will follow. Friends and relatives are invited to a luncheon, immediately following the services at the Stoughton American Legion. Friends may greet the family from 2 p.m. until the time of services Thursday. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 434 S. Yellowstone Drive, Suite 202, Madison, WI, 53719.
A special thank you to Bill Weiss for his service, care and friendship, to Dr. Guirish Agni, and to the staff of St. Mary's Hospital.
Cress Funeral Service, 206 W. Prospect Street
Stoughton, WI 53589 (608) 873-9244