Leslie O. “Les” Colegrove, 68, of Ashland, died unexpectedly Friday, January 25, 2013, at his home. Les was born August 21, 1944 in Branchland, West Virginia, the son of Kessel and Mildred (Staggs) Colegrove.
He married Judy Haas July 15, 1994, and she preceded him in death December 2, 2009. He retired in 1995 from Ford Motor Company, and was a member of the United Auto Workers. In his retirement, he enjoyed working on cars.
He is survived by his daughter, Sandra Colegrove of Cleveland; step children, Megan (Tom) Dusek of Creston and Michael Kahl of Lutts Tennessee; several grandchildren; a great granddaughter; several brothers, and sisters in West Virginia; and several special nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife; and a daughter, Mary; and several brothers, and sisters.
Service will be Wednesday, January 30, 2013, 2 P.M., at Murray Funeral Home, in Creston, with Bob Buckingham officiating. Burial will be in Burbank Cemetery. Friends may call one hour prior to services.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of North Central Ohio, 1050 Dauch Drive, Ashland, OH 44805.
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