On Monday, November 4th, 2019, Leslie Anne Lewis “Winkie”, loving Mother, Grandmother, Sister and friend, passed away at the age of 69.
Leslie was born on September 15, 1950 in Hunter, Utah to Joseph and Anne Marie Wilson-Lewis. Leslie “Winkie” attended Cyprus High School and Westminster College in SLC, UT. She raised one son, Matthew.
Leslie was preceded in death by her Father Joe and Mother Annie. She is survived by her son Matthew (Annina) her grandchildren, Riley and Carson, her siblings Steve (Deb) Lewis, Diana Hampton, Tina (Gail) Lewis and her loving nieces and nephews.
“Winkie”, a nickname given to her by her father as a child because of a knack for winking, could light up a room with her smile and outward warm personality. She instantly made friends wherever she went.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in memory of Leslie on Thursday, November 14th, at 2:00 pm at St. Josephs Villa, 451 Bishop Federal Ln., Salt Lake City, UT. Father Mike Sciumbato presiding. An Open house will be held at the home of Matthew and Annina Lewis following the funeral at 7735 Pando Way, West Jordan, UT 84084, from 4:00-7:00 p.m.
Eternal Love and thanks to Rose Graham, her best friend of 40 years, and Matthew’s Godmother, who helped Leslie in every way imaginable. She exemplifies the true meaning of friendship.
A special thanks to the nurses and staff at LDS ICU and Saint Joseph’s Villa for taking such loving care of Leslie over the last few months.