Leslie Lockard Nisson, 60, a Cape Coral resident since 2006, formerly of Annapolis, Md., passed away Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Cape Coral. She was born March 4, 1954, in Flint, Mich.
She was the glue in the family and was the most amazing mother. Her smile lit up the room wherever she went.
She is survived by her beloved husband of 27 years, Michael A. Nisson of Cape Coral; two loving children, Megan and James Nisson, also of Cape Coral; her mother, Jean Lockard Poppleton of Fort Myers; two brothers, Steven (Linda) Lockard of Brunswick, Md., and Danny (Betty) Lockard of Fort Myers; six nieces, Andrea Lockard, Denise Cockerham, Julie Prevtil, Danielle, Kristine Lacey and Stephanie Nisson; five nephews, Bryan, Chad and Chris Lockard and Zach and Andrew Nisson; sister-in-law, Pat Lacey; a very special friend, Iona (Tom) Moreland of Annapolis, Md.; as well as Harley and Sophie the dogs.
She was preceded in death by her father, James Lockard.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, April 3, at Tarpon Point.
Memorial contributions in memory of Leslie Nisson are suggested to Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, 1500 Rose Crans Ave #200, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 www.pancan.org, (877-272-6226) or Hope Hospice, 9470 Healthpark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908.
Friends are invited to send condolences via the on-line guest book which can be found at www.Mullins-Memorial.com.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.