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Leslie S. Naiman

December 11, 1945 ~ January 14, 2022 (age 76)


Leslie Steven Naiman, “Les”, 76, was called home on January 14th, 2022 in Louisville, Kentucky. Les was born to Samuel and Ann Naiman on December 11th, 1945, in Paterson, New Jersey. Les gave everything of himself to his personal relationships and loved spending time with his family.  He enjoyed playing golf and fantasy sports. His love of patriotism lead him to be a leader of the local tea party and the host of The Les Naiman Show. Les was a proud Army Veteran.  He graduated from the University of Louisville in 1972, with a bachelor’s in political science.  Les’s Grand Adventure then took him into his real passion, the food and catering industry. Les has spent the past 40 years making beautiful memories for countless couples in the Louisville area, as owner of Naiman’s Catering. In addition to the catering business, he was the owner of multiple deli’s that his customers loved. He was also a dedicated member of Southeast Christian Church in Crestwood, Kentucky. Les is preceded in death by his parents, Samuel and Ann Naiman and his daughter, Kristine Davidson. He is survived by his wife and best friend of 25 years, MJ Naiman, daughters, Stephanie Duffee (Andrew Duffee) and Lauren Frank (Mike Frank), grandchildren, Hunter, Abigail, Laron, Emory, Alivia, Macie.  He will always remain in each one of their hearts. Visitation will be at Southeast Christian ChurchCrestwood Campus, 6201 Crestwood Station,Crestwood, Friday, January 21st, from 3-7 p.m. The funeral service will be held at the same location at 1p.m. on Saturday, January 22nd. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to: Empty the Jar that supports many ministries at Southeast Christian Church which was very dear to Les’s heart. Donate here:

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January 21, 2022

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Southeast Christian Church Crestwood Campus
6220 Crestwood Station
Crestwood, KY 40014

Funeral Service
January 22, 2022

1:00 PM
Southeast Christian Church Crestwood Campus
6220 Crestwood Station
Crestwood, KY 40014

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