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“Leslie was a women after God's own heart. She was a solid woman who loved the study of God's word. I had the privilege of being her pastor for...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Robert Baltodano - Orange County, CA

“U will be missed so very much..im so glad that i met you through my mother..you always had a smile on your face and could always brighten a cloudy...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: bernadette Dietz (pietrocola) - NY

“My Dad, Bob Hackett, used to live across the street from you on Scribner Ave. before he passed away . Very sorry to read of your loss. I used to...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Art Hackett - No Arlington, NJ

“What a precious Lady that will be missed! Aunt Leslie was so sweet and I remember feeling so welcomed into the family by her when I married her...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Kelly Benbow - Buckeye, AZ

“Leslie was a strong support for me and our new church in Albany in the early 80's. Her loving nature, godly life, and warm smile were such an...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Jerry Lynn - Albany, NY

“Don and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Leslie and you were great neighbors to my parents (Bob and Carrie Schell) in Guilderland. Thank you for...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Ty Hughes - East Berne, NY

“It was an honor and preveledge to spend time with Les on Monday July 2. We were visting from Texas and she graciously agreed to a meeing at her home....Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Ray & Elizabeth Slack - Spring, TX

“Leslie was a long time friend from school. We did Campfire girls together. Many meetings were held at her house. She was a very creative person. ...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Lois McDonald - Phoenix, AZ


Middleburgh- Leslie Gorman, 66, of River Street, died Wednesday, July 4, 2012 at Albany Medical Center following a courageous battle against cancer.

Born June 23, 1946 in Syracuse, Leslie was a daughter of George W. and Ruth (Slack) Brinck. She was raised in Buckeye, AZ, and graduated from Buckeye Union High School.

She and her husband had resided in Costa Mesa, CA before relocating to Guilderland, and in 1999 moving to Middleburgh. She was a member of the Calvary Chapel of the Hills in Cobleskill.

Leslie was an accomplished artist, wood carver, and extraordinary gardener. She had completed her education at Laguna School of Art.

Survivors include her husband, Donald L. Gorman, whom she married September 7, 1985; two daughters: Danielle Rahmatulla of Schenectady and Crystal Auxier of Orange, CA; five grandchildren: Justin Garhartt, Rebekah Rahmatulla, Kayla Auxier, Jason Auxier, and Jennifer Quinlan; her sister: Judy Ridenhour of Prescott Valley, AZ, and her brother: Jack Janda of Hoodsport, WA.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, July 14, 2012 at Palmer & Shaylor Funeral Home, 134 River St., Middleburgh. A period of visitation will be held at the funeral home prior to the service on Sat., from 9 to 11 AM. Inurnment will be private.