Leslie (Les) Alan Lynd, 62, of Pearland, died Wednesday January 11, 2017. He was born on September 20, 1954, in Port Arthur, Texas to Thomas and Evelyn Lynd.

Les was a United States Navy Veteran where he specialized in avionics. His education in avionics carried with him in his professional life, most recently as an Avionics Technician with Duncan Aviation in Houston, Texas.

Les enjoyed music, movies, history, astronomy, crossword puzzles, attending air shows and loved being with his children and grandchildren.

Les was preceded in death by his parents, and brother David Lynd.

Survivors include his children, Dr. Kara Marquez and husband Michael, grandchildren Mason and Gavin Marquez of Spring, Texas; son Cody Lynd and wife Candi, grandchildren Lily and Khloe Lynd of San Marcos, Texas; son Colin Lynd and wife Evelyn, grandchildren Thomas Lynd, and Emily & Anthony Cortez of Groves, Texas. Les is also survived by brother Thomas Lynd Jr, and sister Karen Lynd of Nederland and The Virginia clan – sister Doris Ewing, nephew John Ewing and wife Amy, great niece Abigal and great nephew Isaac; niece Melanie Cale and husband Alan, great niece Grace Long; niece Madeline Damron and husband Rodney, great nephew Lucas, all of Mechanicsville, Virginia.

A gathering of Mr. Lynd’s family and friends will be from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Friday, January 13, 2017, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. His funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday January 14, 2017, at Broussard’s, with his interment to follow at Oak Bluff Memorial Park, Port Neches.