Leslie Juliet Sokol

Obituary for Leslie Juliet Sokol

September 18, 1938 - September 29, 2018
Chicago, Illinois | Age 80


Leslie Juliet Sokol, age 80, passed away on Sat., Sept. 29, 2018 in Chicago, IL. She was born on Feb.18, 1938 in New York City to Beaulah Charlat and Rene Sorel. She graduated from the Pratt Institute of Design in New York City with a bachelor's degree in fine arts and spent most of her career as an interior designer.

Leslie enjoyed designing office space and layouts for corporate clients and helped friends with interior design ideas for their homes. She also loved the Arts. At age 23 she moved to Mexico City after marrying the love of her life, Burton Sokol. Then in 1977 they moved their family to San Antonio, TX. Leslie was a tremendous partner to her husband Burt, loving, supportive and an incredible mother to her children. Leslie lived life to the fullest, traveled the world, was amazingly positive and kind to everyone she met. She was her children's biggest cheerleader all throughout her life.

Leslie was preceded in death by her husband, Burton Sokol. She is survived by her son, David Sokol (Amy), daughter, Diana Sokol Roth (Scott) two beautiful granddaughters, Jessica Sokol and Allison Sokol, and step-grandson Daniel Roth (Jessica).

A graveside service will be held at 11am on Fri., Oct. 5, 2018 at Agudas Achim Memorial Gardens (Austin Hwy) with Rabbi Avraham Scheinberg officiating.

Regarding Jewish custom we will not have flowers delivered to the service.

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