Pastor LeRoy Flickinger grew up in Kandiyohi County on a farm. He served in the military for three years. For 10.5 years, he worked with his brother in the heating business.
He attended Community College in Willmar, Minnesota. He also attened the Association Free Lutheran Bible School and Seminary. He received his ordination in 1979.
Pastor LeRoy previously served in Leeds, North Dakota for nine years. He then served in Newfolden, Minnesota for 11 years. He has also served various interims over the years. He started to serve Abundant Life Free Lutheran Church in May 2016.
Pastor LeRoy and his wife Bev have three adult children and six grandchildren.