Yellow Foot Prints Forums  

Go Back   Yellow Foot Prints Forums > Yellow Foot Prints News [Main Page] > Obituaries Updates

Obituaries Updates [Main Page]
This section covers updates or new additions to our obituaries database.

Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 10-03-2008, 11:04 AM
cmyr's Avatar
cmyr cmyr is offline
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: SE WI
Posts: 9,750
Lester R. King, Jr., 76, Homer, MI

Lester R. King, Jr., 76, of Homer, died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2002 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Battle Creek.

He was born Feb. 12, 1925 in Jackson to Lester Raymond and Turena K. (Riker) King. He served in the Marine Corps during World War II in the Pacific Theater. For many years, he did automobile body repairing and painting.

Survivors include daughter Judy Bildner of Osseo; sons Steve Chamberlain of Homer and Donald Chamberlain of Lansing; sisters Dorothy Reed of Homer and Mrs. Norman (Maxine) Cambo of Bremington, Washington; brother Kenneth King of Marshall; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Graveside services were January 18 at Fairview Cemetery in Homer, with the Rev. Mark Mitchell officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the Veterans Administration Hospital in Battle Creek. Arrangements were handled by the J. Kevin Tidd Funeral Home in Albion.
Reply With Quote
Old 02-23-2017, 12:51 PM
Tinner7 Tinner7 is offline
Registered User
Join Date: Feb 2017
Posts: 1
I am Lester King's grandson. I can across this today while after doing a quick google search. I never knew my blood grandfather and only learned his name after his passing. My dad has only in the recent years begun to talk openly about him. Lester and my grandma parted ways when my dad and siblings were young kids.

I know very little of this side of my family, but I am very proud and my grandfather was a veteran of WWII and a Marine.
Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
William T. "Bill" King, 71, Winfield, KS cmyr Obituaries Updates 0 02-01-2009 03:09 AM
Cecil Bruce King, J.D., C.P.A., 81, Mobile, AL GyBill Obituaries Updates 0 08-19-2008 11:49 AM
SgtMaj Frank L. King USMC (ret), 84, Santa Ana, CA GyBill Obituaries Updates 0 01-27-2008 02:41 PM
Col John Henry King, USMC, (Ret.), 82, Santa Barbara, CA cmyr Obituaries Updates 0 04-01-2007 02:55 AM
Leonard "Ben" B. King, 74, of Tonica, IL GyBill Obituaries Updates 0 11-21-2006 06:31 PM

All times are GMT -8. The time now is 03:18 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright & Copy 2006-2019, Yellow Foot Prints, All Rights Reserved