Life Story for David Leslie
David Leslie, 55, passed away at his home in Ketchum on Sunday, March 26, 2017
He was born January 4, 1962 in Columbia, Missouri, the son of George and Norma (Singleton) Leslie. He grew up in Hot Springs, Arkansas, loving the outdoors and was especially into snakes.
David began building houses while in high school and soon became a master carpenter. He moved to Ketchum in 1991, working for many contractors and soon had his own business building cabinets and furniture. His work can be found in many of the valley’s finest homes. He loved woodworking challenges and always accomplished them with a calm smile.
David was married to Barbara J. Waggoner and he loved exploring the Wood River Valley with her and his golden retrievers.
Besides his wife Barbara of Ketchum, he is survived by his brother Mark Leslie of Melbourne, Florida and his sister Lynn Leslie of Hot Springs, Arkansas.
A celebration of David’s life will be held in the summer