Leslie Lynn Green (Deischer), age 45, of Lanexa, Virginia, died at home on Wednesday, February 12, 2014, with her family by her side. Leslie was born in Syracuse, New York. She leaves behind her husband, Rodney Green, and their daughter Baylee Lynn, of Lanexa. She is also survived by her parents, Wilhelmina and Paul Deischer, Sr., of North Port, Fl., her brother, Paul Deischer, of Seattle, Wa., mother-in-law and father-in-law, Linda and Robert Green, sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Lori and Scott Green, all of New London, N.C.
Leslie was preceded in death by her dear aunts, whom she adored, Gladys Paneitz and Marge Paneitz.
Leslie described herself as a proud stay-at-home mommy. Prior to her new career as Bayleeís stay at home mother, she was graduated from Cicero-Syracuse North High School and earned her B.S. in marketing from the State University of New York, Plattsburgh. She enjoyed a successful full-time career in different aspects of manufacturing and supply-chain management. She was employed by the Reynolds Metals Company and Owens & Minor in Richmond, Virginia. Leslie was an animal lover. She grew up with horses and enjoyed competition. She leaves behind her two schnauzers.
Leslie succumbed to a very rare form of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer. From the time of her diagnosis, she sought aggressive treatment from the physicians of the M.D. Anderson Center in Houston, Texas, and devoted everything she had to defying cancer. She directed her energy to healing and focusing on her daughter and husband.
Leslieís family and friends will gather together to remember her at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, February 22, 2014, at Bucktrout Funeral Home, 4124 Ironbound Road, Williamsburg, VA 23188.
In memory of Leslie, her family and friends have established a scholarship fund for the benefit of her daughter. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial donations be made to the Baylee Lynn Green Scholarship Fund c/o Leonard A. Bennett, Esq., 763 J. Clyde Morris Blvd., Suite 1-A, Newport News, VA 23601 or online at www.LeslieGreenMemorial.com.
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