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Wednesday, January 12, 2005

Sheri L. Leslie, 44, of Terre Haute, formerly of Seelyville, died Monday, Jan. 10, 2005, at her residence after fighting multiple sclerosis for many years.

She had been a beautician and a homemaker.

Born June 20, 1960, in Vermillion County, she was the daughter of Robert Benson and Linda Chopson Benson.

Survivors include her husband, Robert D. Leslie; her parents, who now live in Seelyville; a son, Broc A. Leslie and his fiancee, Rachel Utt, of Terre Haute; a daughter and her husband, Cari N. and Don Oakes, of Terre Haute; a twin sister, Terri Hoffman of Staunton; a sister, Kimmala Sanders of Brazil; a brother, Rocky Benson, of Seelyville; a granddaughter, Haley Rae Oakes; and many members of her extended family.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Pete Benson.

She was a member of Brazil Moose Lodge No. 780 and Terre Haute Eagles Lodge.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday in Callahan Funeral Home, 2425 Wabash Ave., with the Rev. Rick Swan officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Thursday.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society.