Leslie R. Gourley

Born: Fri., May 12, 1944
Died: Thu., Jun. 18, 2020

No services to be held

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Leslie Raymond Gourley, 76, of Youngsville, PA, passed away  on Thursday, June 18, 2020 at UPMC Hamot in Erie.

He was born on May 12, 1944 in Jamestown, NY to the late Raymond and Dorothy (Sheldon) Gourley. Leslie worked on his family farm in Sugar Grove for most of his life. He then moved to Troopsburg, NY where he logged for a number of years until his health declined and he moved to Youngsville to be with family. He was a man of many trades and could repair anything. He enjoyed fishing, animals, especially horses, and gardening. He was also a great storyteller.

Leslie is survived by his sister, Darlene Goodman of Youngsville, PA; his nephews, Frank Goodman, and Leslie (Tammy) Goodman; a niece, LaVonne (Mike) Carpenter, as well as several great and great-great nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Leslie was preceded in death by his niece, Lisa Jackson and his great-nephew, Leonard Ecker.

No services will be held at this time.

Memorial donations may be made to the Warren County 4-H, 100 Dillon Dr. #101, Youngsville, PA, 16371.

The Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Services, in Youngsville, have been entrusted with all arrangements. Condolences to the family may be made at www.nelsonfuneralhome.net.

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June and Paul Natale
   Posted Fri June 19, 2020
Darlene, so sorry to hear of your brother's passing. We are sending prayers your way. He won't have to suffer any more.

Peg Stino
   Posted Fri June 19, 2020
Darlene and family, my sincere sympathy in the passing of Leslie, know you are in my thoughts and prayers!

Rick & Missy
   Posted Fri June 19, 2020
Please accept our sincere condolences, DarlenešŸ™

Romona Wolcott
   Posted Tue June 23, 2020
So sorry to hear of your brothers passing. My thoughts are with you.

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