2018-02-14 / Obituaries

Georganna Leslie

Georganna Leslie, 78, formerly of Camden, died Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at 12:15 a.m. at Chase Center, Logansport.

She was born Aug. 8, 1939, in Camden, to the late Fred and Florence Louise Smith Leslie. She was a 1957 graduate of Camden High School. She graduated from Purdue University in 1962 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Education and from Indiana University in 1970 with a Master’s degree in Education. Georganna taught elementary at Allisonville School in Washington Township, Marion County, at Pike Township School, Marion County, in Carmel, and at Oregon-Davis School in Starke County. She also taught elementary school in Glens Falls, New York.

She also worked for Wabash Life Insurance, Blue Cross- Blue Shield, and various gift shops and did substitute teaching.

She was a member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Camden, and formerly belonged to the Camden American Legion Auxiliary, the Camden Literary Club, and the Book Club.

Surviving is a sister, Alice Miller (David) of Granger.

Friends may call Thursday from 10 am until the time of her funeral service at 11:30 a.m. at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Camden. Pastor Marissa Tweed Harrison will officiate. Burial will follow at Camden Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, PO Box 13, Camden, IN 46917; envelopes are available at the church.

Abbott Funeral Home, Inc., Delphi, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be shared at www.abbottfuneralhome.com.

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