|Birth: ||Jul. 25, 1915|
|Death: ||Oct. 10, 2010|
Lester Daniel 1915-2010
Lester Thomas Daniel, our wonderful father and grandfather, age 95, passed away October, 10, 2010.
Lester was born in Saint Anthony, ID. on July 25, 1915 to Homer Knox Daniel and Mary Elizabeth Corry. He was the second child in the family of seven children. He married the love of his life Amie Francis Mathis in Idaho Falls, ID. on September 2, 1939. They are now reunited 38 days after her passing.
Lester attended North Salem and Sugar City High School in Idaho. He moved his family to Ogden, UT. in 1943 to work for HAFB as an aircraft engine mechanic. Lester later worked at DDO, General Mills and retired from Conagra Mills in 1980. He became a snow-bird in St. George for many years. He enjoyed bowling, golfing (hole in one), fishing, horseshoes, playing card games and dancing with his beloved wife Amie. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Ogden No. 2472 and the Elks-Roy.
Surviving are his three children and their spouses; Treva (Grant) Black, Ric (Karen) Daniel and Teena (Frank) Wallace. Siblings; Sister Lura Lewis, Brothers Russel Daniel and Walter Daniel. Also many grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Lester was preceded in death by his beloved wife, parents, and brothers; Bill Daniel, Nolan Daniel, and Bob Daniel.
Family and Friends may call Wednesday October 13, 2010 from 6-8 p.m. at Leavitt's Mortuary, 836 36th Street, Ogden, and one hour prior to services on Thursday October 14, 2010 at the mortuary. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m.
The family wishes to thank Peach Tree; Betty and Cathy. The caring staff of Hospice, and all the other special care given to Lester.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Utah Chapter of Alzheimer's Association, 855 East, 4800 South, Ste 100, Salt Lake City, Utah 84107.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.leavittsmortuary.com
Homer Knox Daniel (1888 - 1966)
Mary Elizabeth Corry Daniel (1886 - 1982)
Amie Francis Mathis Daniel (1918 - 2010)*
William West Daniel (1914 - 1985)*
Lester Thomas Daniel (1915 - 2010)
Homer Nolan Daniel (1917 - 2007)*
Robert Oscar Daniel (1919 - 2004)*
Russell Chester Daniel (1921 - 2011)*
Walter Lyle Daniel (1926 - 2013)*
Aultorest Memorial Park
Plot: Last Supper, Lot 449, Position 2.
Created by: rememberme
Record added: Oct 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59948979
Added: Jun. 30, 2011
MY BELOVED GRANDFATHER!!!I Miss You Everyday I wonder why, That you were taken high up to the sky, And I didn't get a chance to say goodbye, I'm sorry. There are so many things I want to say, That every night I sit and pray, Hoping you can hear me say, I ...(Read more)|
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