Leslie attended school in Richburg. He was formerly employed at Friendship Dairies, and worked at various jobs as a mechanic and a self employed electrician for many years. He was also a Jack of all trades, and enjoyed helping others with a variety of repair projects.
He is survived by three sons, Toby Morris of Bolivar, Todd (Lisa) Morris of Bolivar and Troy Morris of Wellsville, a daughter Theresa Morris, four grandchildren, Tyler, Mason, Isabelle, and Cole, two brothers, Bruce (Marge) Chandler of Scio, Ed Morris of Hinsdale, a sister, June (Jim) Eaton of Wellsville, as well as several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased in addition to his parents by two sisters, Pauline Otto, and Mari Petrillo, and two brothers, George Morris and Allen Morris, a daughter-in-law, Melissa Morris, and a grandson, Garrett Morris.
A private celebration of life is being planned for a later date. To leave online condolences, please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.