Leslie Dodge Ferris

Then…

1968

Name in High School: Leslie Dodge

Favorite High School Memories:
Swim team practices and all the championships we won! Working 3 years are the Fryer Tuck.

Favorite Teachers:
Miss Hara (PE)


Now…


2018

Name: Leslie Ferris

Spouse/Partner: Howard Ferris (Deceased)

Children: David Ferris
Christine Tricola

Grandchildren: Aliyah Tricola
Isaac Tricola

Occupation: Missionary

Favorite Pastimes: Preaching in other countries

Highlights of My Life Since High School:
In 2005, my husband and I founded Eternal Life International with a goal to take the good news of Jesus Christ to the nations and regions that have never heard the gospel. We ministered in some of the most dangerous areas in the world including Pakistan and the militant muslim armies in Mindanao, Philippines. Over the years, we have witnessed over 100,000 people receive Christ and have seen the Lord perform hundreds of miracles in our crusades. My husband passed away 3 years ago and plan on continuing to preach and teach in churches, retreats, conferences in the USA and internationally.
*The first swim coach at the  Jewish Community Center
*Athletic Director at the Elks Club
*Aquatic Director at the YMCA
*25 Years teaching swimming lessons
*Married to Howard Ferris for almost 40 years
*2 Awesome children (My son in-law & daughter pastor at Victory Faith Church in Oregon City & my son is a missionary in the Philippines)
*2 Amazing grand kids (Aliyah-11 & Isaac-7)


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Katy Nadal
Katy Nadal
5 years ago

Hi Leslie,
Wonderful to read about your life. Just as in the water, you are still ahead of me! (I think that the only time I won races was when you sat them out!! But I didn’t mind coming in second to someone who was so good!) Look forward to seeing you this weekend.
Katy

Bruce Myers
Bruce Myers
5 years ago

Hi Leslie,
What a wonderful and inspiring life you have had this far. Keep up your marvelous works. I hope I see you this weekend.
Bruce

Susie Mumper Edwards
Susie Mumper Edwards
5 years ago

Leslie what a rewarding life you have lived. I am awed at what you have done. I am thrilled you are continuing to bring the voice of Our Savior to others.

NANCY Rollins GANTZ
NANCY Rollins GANTZ
6 years ago

Dear Leslie,
What a wonderful service you and your husband unselfishly provided to others! You should be so proud as I am sure you are of your children! Look forward to seeing you at the reunion!
Nancy

Jan
Jan
6 years ago

Leslie,what a meaningful and exciting life you lead.
That little grandson looks like a pistol!
Hope to see you in Sept.

Kristine Jurgenson
Kristine Jurgenson
6 years ago

Awesome Leslie! You have a beautiful family.

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