Consumer Bankruptcy Journal Fall 2016 - Page 38 IN MEMORIAM NACBA MEMBER RONALD L. LESLIE Leslie By Joe Wittman, Esq. The Law Office of Joseph I. Wittman Topeka, Kansas the US Army and was honorably discharged as a captain. He practiced law in Huthcinson, Kansas for over 40 years and was prior mayor of the City of Hutchinson. He graduated from the University of Kansas and was a sports enthusiast for all of University of Kansas sports. Hutchinson, KS Born August 19, 1940 Died August 12, 2016 at age 75 Ron served in the Vietnam war in He practiced bankruptcy law in Topeka and Wichita and filed Chapter 7 and 13 for many years. He was a long time member of NACBA and attended many annual conventions including the last one in May 2016 in San Francisco, CA. He was meticulous in reviewing the materials from the convention and always believe that if he could pick up “one thing” which could help him in practice that the convention was a success for him. I attended many NACBA conventions with Ron and enjoyed our discussions over a variety of issues. Ron always wanted to have a good “steak” when he was traveling. In Chicago, one of his favorite places was Gene and Georgetti’s, a renowned Chicago restaurant where we shared lots of good food and wine. We will miss you Ron. You were a blessing to our profession. , 75, died Aug. 12, 2016, in Goodland. He was born Aug. 19, 1940, in H. and Nellie Leslie. rom Goodland High School, then from the University of Kansas in 1962 degree and again in 1965 with a law degree. 64, he married the love of his life, Joleen Miller, from Oberlin. To that orn two sons, Brian and Kent. Ron is survived by: son, Brian, currently an. He was preceded in death by: his parents; his wife on April 17, 2015; . 8/16/2016 38 CONSUMER BANKRUPTCY JOURNAL Fall 2016 National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys