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Leslie Wilson Wrinkle, 62, of Columbia passed from this life Monday, July 27, 2009 at his home with his family by his side. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Leslie was born August 2, 1946 to the late L.R. and Nita (Pugh) Wrinkle. He grew up in Columbia and graduated from Hickman High School, attended college in Moberly and Linn and received his bachelor’s degree from Lincoln University. Les served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. He retired from ABB in Jefferson City and before his illness worked at Boone County National Bank. Les was a lifetime member of the NRA and volunteered at the Central Missouri Food Bank. He and his wife, Bert, enjoyed spending time with family and friends, traveling, live theatre, and attending annual Seabee reunions. A gifted craftsman, he enjoyed woodworking, stained glass, and home improvement projects. Les was known for his attention to detail, kindheartedness and devotion to his friends and family. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Roberta; brother, Ronnie; daughter, Julia Saykally; stepchildren, Marla (Randy) Shifflett and Raylon (Michelle) Opie; granddaughter, Sophy Saykally; step-grandchildren, Jessica and Janna Shifflett, Parker and Blake Opie and a host of friends. Memorial donations can be made to the Central Missouri Food Bank.