Leslie Herbert, age 66, of Elgin, IL, passed away on March 30, 2022. She was born May 21, 1955 in Chicago, IL to her loving parents, William and Mildred (née Harden) Hunter.

Leslie attended Dundee-Crown High School in Carpentersville, and worked as a cook at the Barb City Manor in DeKalb. She and her husband Jonathan were married for 16 years.

Loved ones will remember Leslie for her forthright manner. She had no filter, and would unashamedly just tell it like it is.

Leslie was preceded in death by her parents; brothers Bill Hunter and Gary Hunter; and sister, Kathryn Poe. She is survived by her husband, Jonathan Herbert; children, Christopher Hunter and Cory Lee; siblings, LaDonna Pagels, Sandra Floyd, Pamela Arscott, Douglas Hunter, and Darlene Zehnle; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

Visitation will be 5:00pm to 8:00pm, Saturday, April 2, 2022 at Symonds-Madison Funeral Home, 305 Park Street, Elgin, IL 60120.

Mourners are encouraged to review the funeral home COVID-19 public health policies ahead of time.

Interment will be private.

Final arrangements entrusted to Symonds-Madison Funeral Home. For more information, call 847-741-1128 or visit www.symondsmadison.com.

3 Replies to “Leslie Herbert”

  1. My mom was my best friend.she had a way to make everything better..she showed me to treat people with respect and if you needed anything she was there to help.she made sure you would not be hungry and if you needed a ride she make sure you got to one.when ever you had a bad day she had a way to turn it around a make it better .

  2. Our Sincere Condolences!

  3. My condolences to the family. Leslie and I grew up living a block away from each other. Many good memories of her.

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