Leslie Blaine “Buttons” Crook II, passed away peacefully in his home on May 3, 2017 at the age of 70. He was surrounded by his wife and all three of his children.
Les was born April 23, 1947 to Hobart and Jean Crook of Marysville. A graduate of Marysville High School. Les enlisted with the United States Navy and served his country during the Vietnam War. Upon returning home, he earned his Bachelors degree in communications from UC Stanislaus and enjoyed a long career in radio broadcasting and advertising. His hobbies included houseboating, fishing, hunting, skiing, and cammping with his family.
Les is survived by his wife, Debora Crook, daughters Heather Ormosen and Monica Banuelos, his son, Blaine Crook and seven grandchildren, Elexis, Emily, Cody, Britany, William, Abigail and Brandon.
A Celebration of Life will be provided by Lipp & Sullivan and Bible Baptist Church, 2787 N. Beale Rd, Marysville, CA, 95901 held on Thursday, May 11 at 11 am.
A reception will follow after the service and location will be announced then.
Any donations please send in memory of Veterans Stand Down.