Leslie Harold "Popsie" Flukinger, 92, of Seaside, died Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009, in Seaside.

He was born March 15, 1917, in Topeka, Kan., to Adolph Fredrick and Jennie (Osborne) Flukinger.

In 1936, he graduated from Seaside High School.

He served two years in the U.S. Army.

On Sept. 23, 1940, he married Alice Kloster in Vancouver, Wash. She survives, residing in Seaside.

Mr. Flukinger worked for Hollenbech Logging, then Johnson & Sons Construction. He worked for the Clatsop County Road Department until he retired.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sisters, Freida Johnson and Bonnie Bulletset of Seaside; three daughters, Barbara Branstetter of Aurora, Joan Flukinger of Seaside and Kathy Werner of Beaverton; four sons, David Flukinger of Hillsboro, Michael Flukinger of Knappa, Daniel Flukinger of Kamloops, British Columbia, and John Flukinger of Seaside; 17 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

A family gathering will be held at a later date.

Hughes-Ransom Cremation & Mortuaries in Seaside is in charge of the arrangements.

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