Leslie F. Hecker age 55, of Miami FL, passed away in Jacksonville Monday, October 17, 2016. Born on October 22, 1960, she was the daughter of the late Earl E. and JoAnne K. Hecker. She moved to Coral Gables as a young girl where she graduated class of 1978.
Leslie obtained a Bachelor’s Degree at the University of Colorado, Boulder and then graduated with a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Miami Law School. She practiced law for many years in South Florida. Leslie loved to travel and had a fondness for Paris, France. She was an avid snow skier and enjoyed skiing around the world. Leslie loved animals, especially her two poodles, Remy and Lucca.
She leaves behind her sisters Susan R. Hecker of Jacksonville FL, Mimi D. McKenna of Yulee FL, as well as her brother Frederick P. Hecker of Orlando FL, two nieces, Sarah Samford and Macall Dyer, and a nephew, Adam Dyer.
A celebration of her life will be held in South Florida in early November. Memorials may be made in Leslie’s name to the Coastal Poodle Rescue. P.O. Box 121142 Melbourne FL, 32912. 321-459-2652