Lucille Lester

Wednesday, April 10, 2002

Born 9-11-1928 - Died 3-26-2002

Lucille Timm Lester, 73, of Calico Rock, daughter of the late Laverne Timm and Margaret Simpson Timm was born Sept. 11, 1928, in Ottawa, Mich. She died Friday, March 26, 2002. She was married to Arlis Lester June 20, 1955, in Landstuhl, Germany, and to this union three children were born. She spent many years as a clerk and typist before joining the Air Force where she worked at the base supply. After returning from the Air Force, she worked for the IRS in Little Rock. She was a wonderful mother and housewife, and an avid quilter. She was a member of the Re-deemer Lutheran Church of Mtn. Home.Survivors include her husband, Arlis Lester of the home; one daughter, Kathy VanMatrie of Gassville; two sons, David Lester of Calico Rock, and Andrew Lester of Japan; one sister, Marjorie Hamanga of Mendon, Mich.; two brothers, Roy Timm of Crockett, Texas, and LaWayne Timm of Ft. Worth, Texas; five grandchildren; and other friends and relatiaves. She was preceded in death by her parents; and one sister, Mildred Buchmer.Memorial services were March 28, 2002, at the Calico Rock Funeral Chapel with Rev. Kenneth Taglauer officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Eddie's Family Funeral Home of Melbourne.