Brackin, Leslie C. age 83 of Roseville passed away peacefully on August 27, 2012 with his wife by his side. Les was raised on a family farm outside of Siren, Wis. His father died at a young age, leaving Les, the oldest son, to run the farm through his high school years. He was proud of his country roots and values, believing in hard work, lending a helping hand to those who needed it and always greeting even the most casual of acquaintances with a hearty “Hello.’’ He perfected his greeting style as a mail carrier – always a walking route – in St. Paul, Falcon Heights and Roseville. After retiring from the post office he worked for many years at his church, Prince of Peace Lutheran in Roseville. Preceded in death by mother, Edith; father, Lee and step-father, Clarence Westlund. Survived by wife, Doris; son, Dennis (Margie); daughter, Gayle; grandchildren, James (Catie), Ryan (Bridget) and Anna; great grandchildren, J.J. and Ella; brother, Harold (Donna); sisters, Elaine (Ken) Nordin and Carol (Mike) Dasovic; nieces, nephews and many other relatives and friends. Memorial Service Thursday 11AM at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 2651 N. Victoria, Roseville. Visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment Roselawn Cemetery. Memorials preferred to Prince of Peace Lutheran Church.