Obituary of Martin Leske Sr.
- Obituary of Martin Leske Sr.
Victoria Advocate Online
4 Feb 2003
Martin H. Leske Sr.
February 4, 2003
CUERO - Martin "Shotsie" H. Leske Sr., 85, of Cuero, died Sunday,
Feb. 2, 2003.
He was born Nov. 13, 1917, in Cuero, to the late Rudolph and
Katherine Bingston Leske. He was owner of M.H. Leske Oil Company and
Service Station and a rancher. He was a member of Church of Christ in
Yoakum, member of the T.P.A., Texas Oil Marketing Association and
served as Treasurer of the Cuero Church of Christ
Survivors: wife, Marguerite Tucker Leske; daughter, Sandra Marie of
Cuero; son, Martin H. Leske Jr. of Cuero; sister, Dorothy Luttes of
Cuero; brother, W. R. "Bill" Leske Sr. of Cuero; five grandchildren;
and five great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by: parents; sisters, Lillian Hagedorn, Julia
Cooper and Ethel Niska; and brother, Arthur "Bud" Leske Sr.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. tonight at Freund Funeral Home chapel.
Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Church of Christ in Cuero, with
Mr. Terry Starling officiating.
Burial will be at Hillside Cemetery. Freund Funeral Home, Cuero, 361-
Memorials: Sunny Glenn Children's Home, P.O. Box 1373, San Benito,