August 5, 2012 in Obituaries

Obituary: Lester, John


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LESTER, John Thomas “Jack”
(Age 91)

Born May 29, 1921 to William B. and Henrietta E. Lester in Kila, Montana. Jack was a WWII veteran and served in the 14th Armored Division in Europe from 1944 -1946. He worked in the heating and air conditioning industry until he retired in 1986. Jack is survived by his son, John Gary Lester; son-in-law, Dan (Trula) Coe, Sr.; grandchildren, Janet Brown, Debbie Coe and Dan Coe, Jr.; great-grandchildren, Nick, Brook, and Calvin; sister, Beva Bingham; numerous nieces and nephews. We will miss you, but we know, you’ve GONE FISHIN’ - and the heavenly waters will never be the same!! Visitation will be on Monday, August 6 from 9:00 AM - 5:00PM at RIPLINGER FUNERAL HOME 4305 N. DIVISION, SPOKANE, WA. Funeral service will begin at 2:00PM Tuesday, August 7, 2012 at Riplinger’s followed by interment with military honors at Spokane Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Online guestbook at

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