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Lester Norman "Les" Stillwell
Birth: Oct. 3, 1921
Quay
Payne County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Nov. 5, 1958
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA

Lester Norman Stillwell was only 37 years old when he passed on. He died at Evergreen Sanatorium of tuberculosis on November 5, 1958.

Lester was born in Quay, Oklahoma on October 3, 1921. He was raised in the Shawnee, Oklahoma and Seminole, Oklahoma areas. His father, John David Stillwell, worked in and around the oil fields in the Seminole area. It was while living in the Seminole area, Lester met Thelma Lee Teague. She became his first wife on July 18, 1942. His young bride would fall victim to a terrible shooting accident and die on August 7, 1948.

For many years Lester was in and out of the T.B. hospital in Clinton, Oklahoma.

While there he met, fell in love with and married another patient. Her name was Lenora Belle Cooper. They were married in a simple ceremony in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma May 14,1954. She was by his side when he died. She remarried many years later but always professed her love for Lester. Upon her death May 9, 1994, her wishes were honored and she was laid to rest next to her only true love, Lester Norman Stillwell.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John David Stillwell (1900 - 1972)
  Bertha Celia Higgens Stillwell (1904 - 1997)
 
 Spouses:
  Lenora Belle Cooper Stillwell (1925 - 1994)
  Thelma Lee Teague Stillwell (1925 - 1948)*
 
 Children:
  Jimmie Dean Stillwell (1944 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lester Norman Stillwell (1921 - 1958)
  Betty June Stillwell Lockhart (1925 - 2004)*
  David Otis Stillwell (1930 - 2008)*
  Donalda May Stillwell Pitts (1938 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Britton Cemetery
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA
 
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Originally Created by: shirley tauer
Record added: Jul 09, 2008
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