Cynthia A. (Kendall) Leslie, 74 of Park Forest, Illinois, formerly of Hamlet, Illinois, died Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at her home. Cremation has been accorded. Private family services will be held at a later date with burial in the Hamlet Cemetery. Lain-Sullivan Funeral Home in Park Forest, Illinois is assisting the family.
Cynthia was born in Moline, Illinois on November 16, 1946 to Blaine and Mary Margaret (Gwynn) Kendall. She was a 1964 graduate of Aledo High School, attended the University of Illinois and graduated from Mundelein College, Chicago. She married Bernard Leslie in Champaign, Illinois. They later divorced.
She is survived by sisters Judith Bedford of Aledo; Melanie (Jimmie) Hullinger of Davenport, Iowa; sister-in- law, Candee Kendallof Aledo, neices Elizabeth Kendall (Darrick Smith), Erin Kendall and Sara (Craig) Lingafelter, all of Aledo and nephew Justin Hullinger of Davenport, IA along with great neices and nephews Trenton Smith, Blaine, Adler, Henry and Claire Lingafelter, and Gavin and Cleo Smith, all of Aledo.
She was preceeded in death by her parents and brother, David Kendall.
Posted online on March 08, 2021