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Maxine Virginia Leske (ne Johnson)

Maxine Virginia Leske

(ne Johnson)

9/13/1936 (Somerset, WI) - 12/4/2017 (Stillwater, MN) Preceded in death by parents, Edgar and Lena (Vanasse) Johnson; husband of nearly 32 years, John E. Leske (1996); brother, Marold Johnson (1982); sister, Shirley Johnson (2007); and many more dear relatives and friends. Survived by daughter, LeeAnn Leske; sister-in-law, Marguerite (Kelly) Johnson; 7 nieces and nephews, Pamela, Kathryn, Mark, Karen, Susan (Goddaughter), Linda, and Paul; 2 double first cousins, Brian Johnson and Corinne (Johnson) Martin; and many more dear relatives and friends.

Maxine was a devoted and loving wife to John and a wonderful mother to LeeAnn. She had a unique way of sharing little creative, thoughtful and generous acts of kindness toward many. Maxine was not able to enjoy independence in her last 21 months, but she and her daughter had a lifetime of laughs making do.

Arrangements pre-planned by Cremation Society of Minnesota. Private service, per her wishes, at St. Anne Cemetery in Somerset, WI.