Gloria A (Montel) Leslie

December 10, 1943 ~ June 13, 2020 (age 76)


Gloria A Leslie, 76, of Fort Wayne died June 13, 2020 at Parkview  Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, IN. Gloria was born December 10, 1943 in Huntington. She was the daughter of the late John and Mary Montel. She worked as a diamond flattener at Fort Wayne Wire Die and Indiana Wire Die and retired in 2013.  Gloria is survived by her children Robert "Bob" (Cathy) Leslie Jr, Lea Ann (Paul) Becraft and  Carol Lynn (Kent) Merritt all of Fort Wayne, IN; brothers, John C (Carol)  Montel, Jr. of Lagrange, IN and James (Pam) Montel of Kendallville, IN; sisters, Deborah (Kirk) Rockenbaugh of Warsaw, IN and Pam (Dwayne) Barker of Rockford, IL; 12 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. Gloria was preceded in death by her sons Dean Leslie and Albert B Leslie, sisters Joan Solomon and Linda Pollock. Funeral Service will be 10:00 am, Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at Divine Mercy Funeral Home, 3500 Lake Ave with calling one hour prior. Visitation will be held Tuesday, June 23, 2020, from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm at the funeral home. Face covering is required and social distancing will be followed.  Burial will be in Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne. Memorial contributions may be made to St Jude Children's Hospital or Riley Children's Hospital. To sign the online guest book, go to

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June 23, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Divine Mercy Funeral Home
3500 Lake Ave.
Fort Wayne, IN 46805

Funeral Service
June 24, 2020

10:00 AM
Divine Mercy Funeral Home
3500 Lake Ave.
Fort Wayne, IN 46805

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