Leslie Ross Speer

17 Oct 1922 - 11 Jul 2018


RNZAF, 1942 – 45, NZ4215135, Flying Officer.


Passed away peacefully at Hastings Hospital on July 11, 2018 with his loving family at his side. Aged 95 years. Beloved husband of Nancy, Colleen, and Lorette (all deceased). Loved and treasured Dad of Carolyn and Tony, Joanne and Christopher, Debbie and Graeme, Peter and Vicky, Judi and Russell, Ian and Donna, Carolyn and Mort. Cherished Gramps of June, Sam, Amy, Emma, Richard, Michelle, Paul, Rachael, Lisa, Alana, and Josh and great Gramps of Hobyn, Jared, Courtney, Kaitlyn, Makenzie, Ashlee, Reya, Manly, Rally, and Beau.

A special thank you to the clinicians and nursing staff at Hastings Hospital.

Family and friends gathered for a 19 th hole tribute to Les, held in the Dunstall Memorial Chapel, Edwardes Street, Napier on Monday, July 16, 2018 at 1.00pm.

A tribute to Les or messages to his family can be left via www.dunstalls.co.nz or C/o PO Box 1055, Napier, 4140.