Leslie "Les" Eugene Foote 1938 ~ 2010

Les Foote, our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend returned to his Heavenly Father on December 17, 2010. He was born January 4, 1938 to Clair Leslie Foote and Amanda Josephine Benson in Magna, Utah. He married Estella Ilene Riggs for time and all eternity in the St. George LDS Temple and together they raised three sons in the Taylorsville area. They recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. He had a passion for dogs and was a champion trainer. He also loved fishing, camping, hiking, and spending time at his cabin with his family. He was a talented member of the Old Time Fiddlers Band with whom he played the harmonica and accordion. He is survived by his sweetheart Ilene, his sons Richard (Cynthia), Michael (Yvette), Boyd (Rebecca), and his nine grandchildren Samantha, Stephanie, Addison, Christopher, Trent, Jesse, Rachel, and Sarah. He is also survived by his brothers, Gary and Bob, and his sister, Bernice Pinelle. He is preceded in death by his parents and his brother Wayne. We love you Grandpa! "You are our sunshine." Viewing will held in his honor on Tues., Dec. 21st from 6 - 8 p.m. at Redwood Memorial, 6500 S Redwood Rd. Funeral services will be held Wed., Dec. 22, 2010 at 11 a.m. at the Bennion 2nd Ward at 6100 S. Kamas Dr. Viewing will be held one hour prior to services.