Funeral services for Leslie Thomas “Les” Gilmore, 86, of Oologah, OK, were held Saturday, February 22, 2020 at Johnson Funeral Chapel in Sperry, OK. Reverend Marvin Rist officiated, and burial was in Rest Haven Cemetery in Sperry, OK. Casket bearers were Hank White, Ronnie Chaney, Bobby Petersen, Brian Barnett, Johnny Petersen, and Michael Burris.
Les was born July 8, 1933 in Boston, MA to Preston Almar and Genevieve Louise (Burgess) Gilmore. He passed away February 17, 2020 in Oologah, OK.
Les owned his own boot and shoe repair business. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, bowling, square dancing and ballroom dancing.
He is survived by his wife, Sharon Gilmore of Oologah; daughter, Lisa Chaney, and Carla Cox; 3 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his twin daughters; a brother; sisters; and his parents.
Arrangements and services were entrusted to Johnson Funeral Home, Sperry.
Online condolences to the family can be made at johnsonsperry.com.