Deborah (Leslie) Sodano Died Dec. 5


Deborah (Leslie) Sodano, age 62 of Auburn, passed away Wednesday, December 5, 2018 in Auburn.  

Deb is survived by her parents, Milo and Betty Leslie; her husband Tom Sodano; her son, Burl Henrichs, Jr. and his wife Jessie Henrichs; their children Waylon Smith, and Burl Henrichs III; her brothers Jack and wife Tammy Leslie, Mark and wife Paula Leslie; and sisters Betty “Sis” and husband Chavez Castillo, and Tammy and husband Steve Moody.  She was preceded in death by her brother, Steve Leslie.

Deb was born September 4, 1956 to Milo and Betty (Scott) Leslie of Auburn. She graduated Auburn High School in 1975.  After graduation she married Burl Henrichs Sr., and they had a son Burl Henrichs Jr.  The two later divorced but remained close friends. She later married Tom Sodano and the couple remained in Auburn.  Deb worked at Wood Carve until the industry closed.  She next worked as a nursing assistant at Good Sam for several years.  She then began working at Cargill in Nebraska City until she retired in 2014.

Deb loved to spend her spare time fishing and making crafts for her family.  She enjoyed receiving pictures of her grandchildren and displayed them throughout her home. She will be deeply missed by her friends and family.  A private memorial service will be held for family on a later date.

Services are entrusted to Hemmingsen Funeral Home of Auburn.

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