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Leslie A. Cisco

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 9th, 2013

CLINTON Leslie A. Cisco, 91 of Clinton, Ill. passed away 6:05 p.m. July 6, 2013 at Manor Court, Clinton, Ill.

Services will be 10 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2013 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, Ill. with J. Kent Hickerson officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery, Clinton, Ill. with Military Honors. Friends may call from 5 7 p.m. Thursday, July 11, 2013 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Leslie was born October 9, 1921 in Wapella, Ill., the son of Lowell and Viola (Fenner) Cisco. He married JoAnne Bailey August 21, 1949. She passed away July 23, 1987.

Surviving are his children: Leslie S. Cisco, Morris, Ill., Lee A. Cisco, Fort Worth, Texas and David B. (Jennifer) Cisco, Clinton, Ill.; five grandchildren: Travis, Cameron, Rachel, Hannah and Josie; one brother: Haldean Cisco, Galesburg, Ill.. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother: Francis.

Leslie was a WWII and Korean Conflict veteran serving in the Airforce. He worked for 30 years for Illinois Central Gulf Railroad before retiring in 1983. He enjoyed working on the farm for Richard Reynolds and Scottie May.

Online condolences may be made at www.calvertmemorial.com

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