In memory of
Leslie Helen (Davies) Berg
Leslie Helen (Davies) Berg June 6, 1925 - Nov. 29, 2017 Leslie H. Berg, age 92, died Nov. 29, 2017 in Silverdale, Wash. Born in Rapid City, S.D., to Earl and Helen Davies, Leslie attended Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa where she met and married Richard H. Berg. Together, they raised four daughters. An accomplished vocalist, Leslie sang with local music groups, often as a soloist, and directed church choirs for most of her adult life. For 25 years, she taught elementary music in the Portland Public Schools where she introduced children to music, drama and creative self-expression. Leslie is survived by her daughters, Kristen (Steve) Schuttpelz, Jennifer (Mark Rooper) Berg and Andrea Berg; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and sister, Janet (Chuck) Betts. She was preceded in death by husband, Richard in 1994; and daughter, Leslie (Rudy) Lachenmeier in 1998. Leslie was loving, talented and dedicated to her family. She loved her life, and was cherished by everyone around her. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11 a.m., Jan. 20, 2018, at the United Presbyterian Church in Albany, Ore. Memorial donations may be made to the Guthrie and Jenks Music Scholarship at the Benton Community Foundation. Please sign the online guest book at www.oregonlive.com/obits
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