Chester R. Lester, 89, of Aurora, IN, died Sunday, November 21, 2010 in Cincinnati, OH.

He was born Sunday, May 1, 1921 in Liberty, KY, Son of the late Clarence Lester and the late Mary Lester.

He served his Country as a WWII Army Veteran.

He worked as a Mechanic for an auto parts store.  He was a member of the Rising Sun VFW, and the DAV Dearborn County Chapter 75.  He enjoyed tinkering with lawn mowers and chain saws and fixing washers, dryers, cars and trucks.  He was a jack of all trades and good at everything he put his hands on.

Surviving are his wife, Geneva "Jo" Lester of Aurora, IN; Son, Frederick A. Lester of Aurora, IN; Daughter-in-Law, Sherry L. Zinser of Aurora, IN. Grandchildren Mathew Zinser, Anthony Zinser and Connie Zinser and great grandchildren Isaiah Zinser, Logan Zinser and Layla Zinser.

He was preceded in death by his parents.


Friends will be received 12:00-2:00 PM, Friday, November 26, 2010 at the Rullman Hunger Funeral Home, Aurora, Indiana.

Services will be held at the Funeral Home, Friday at 2:00 PM. immediately following the visitation.

Interment will follow in the Riverview Cemetery, Aurora, IN 47001. Military graveside services will be conducted by members of local Veterans Service Organizations.

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