Leslie Earl Stockman, 49, of Eldon, Missouri, passed away Friday, February 25, 2011, at Lake Ozark Regional Hospital, surrounded by those he loved, after a year long illness. He was born December 30, 1961, in Lincoln, Nebraska, the son of Harold and Dixie (Watson) Stockman, who preceded him in death. Les attended Jefferson City Public Schools and was employed as a welder. He was first united in marriage to Johnna Bingamon on March 23, 1996, with whom he has a son, Lance Bingamon and daughters, Sierra Stockman and Chloe Stockman, all of Kansas City, Missouri. With his long time companion, Sheryl, he has a son, Austin Stockman of the home. In addition to his children, he is survived by his sisters, Debbie (Thomas) Josefy of Houston, Texas, Claudette (Rob) Schekorra of Hartsburg, Missouri, and Christina (Tom) Stiefermann of Jefferson City; and one brother; Anthony Witt of the state of Florida. Private family services will be held at a later date. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Rusk Rehabilitation Center, Stroke Center, Columbia, Missouri. Arrangements are under the direction of HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 2613 W. Main, (573) 636-3838. Condolences may be left for the family online at millardfamilychapels.com.