Bruce Wayne Lesko

August 20, 1952 ~ February 11, 2020 (age 67)


Bruce " Auggie " Lesko, 67, of Tombstone, AZ, formerly of Westville, Illinois died unexpectedly on February 11 in Tucson, Arizona.  He was born on August 20, 1952 in Danville, Ilinois  to August and Elizabeth Manfroid Lesko.  They preceded him in death.

Bruce graduated from Westville High School in 1970 and before moving to Tombstone he was employed as a machinist.  While living in Tombstone he was the water distribution operator for the City of Tombstone.  He thoroughly enjoyed this job, especially during the summer months when he maintained the town's public pool.  Bruce was known for his kindness and anyone could count on him for a helping hand.

He is survived by his wife, Mana Batrich Lesko, his son Bruce Jr. (Pathraporn) Lesko, siblings Mike (Marla) Lesko, Keith (Valerie) Lesko, Curt Lesko, Ellen Sue (David) Ehrich , cousins Esther Linn, and Herb (Anna Mae) Linn along with several nieces and nephews. and of course his cocker spaniel Jordan.

Richardson's Remembrance Center in Benson, Arizona is in charge of arrangements.  A memorial service will be held in Westville, Illinois at a future date.  Auggie will be truly missed by all who knew and loved him.

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