• "Dianne and family, So sorry for your loss at such a young..."
  • "Uncle Les, you will be missed so much. Your kindness,..."
    - Sarah Downes
  • "Diane, Michelle and Family Thinking of you all at this..."
    - Carolyn Rickard
  • "Please know that we are thinking of you Diane, and we send..."
  • "Very sorry to hear of the passing of Les, he was a special..."
    - Brigid Holmes (Hodges)
Service Information
Lychway Funeral Directors
5 Roy St
Manawatu, Manawatu-Wanganui
Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019
1:00 p.m.
Lychway Funeral Directors
5 Roy St
Manawatu, Manawatu-Wanganui
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Death Notice

DOWNES, Leslie William
(Les, Downsey):
Passed away peacefully after a courageous battle on Saturday 9th November 2019. 74 not out. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Dianne and the late Deidre. Dearly loved Dad of Tina, Deb (deceased) and Shelley and Ed, much loved Wu-Tang and Granddad of Malia, Joe, Izaia, Coleman, Grayson and Jessie. A loving great-grandad of his 7 great-grandchildren. A service for Les will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North, on Thursday 14th November 2019 at 1.00pm. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Arohanui Hospice may be left in the Chapel foyer or posted to PO Box 5349, Palmerston North 4414. Messages can be sent to the Downes family, c/- Po Box 1014, Palmerston North.


Published in Manawatu Standard from Nov. 11 to Nov. 13, 2019
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