Leslie Ann (Morrison) Pirkl, 48, died Nov. 1, 2011, after a 17-month battle with brain cancer. Funeral services were held Nov. 7 at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Brent Hartwig officiating. Burial was at Memory Gardens Cemetery.
Leslie was born Oct. 4, 1963, in Seymour, Ind., the daughter of Edgar and Sandra (Stanfield) Morrison. Leslie moved to Iowa City in 1980 and graduated from City High School in 1983. On April 17, 1993, Leslie married Edward “Edd” Pirkl at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church.
Local survivors include a sister-in-law Christine (Clayton) Land of Swisher.