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 Lester Timothy Connor

Lester Timothy Connor

Birth
Milbank, Grant County, South Dakota, USA
Death 26 Apr 1999 (aged 92)
Cloquet, Carlton County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Cloquet, Carlton County, Minnesota, USA
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Memorial ID 101991791 · View Source
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LESTER T. CONNOR LEAVES 101 DESCENDANTS: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice
Duluth News-Tribune (MN) - Wednesday, April 28, 1999
Deceased Name: LESTER T. CONNOR LEAVES 101 DESCENDANTS
Lester T. Connor, 92, passed away April 26, 1999, in his daughter's home in Cloquet.

Lester was born in Millbank, S.D., Feb. 7, 1907, to Wi1liam and Emma (Tillman) Connor. He married Mae Latraille Aug. 6, 1934, in Leroy, N.D. Lester was employed as a carpenter and was very knowledgeable about many forms of construction.

He was fire chief in Crystal, N.D., for several years. He played amateur baseball. His interest in the game continued throughout his life. Other hobbies included being a very patient fisherman, a smooth dancer and a swinging harmonica player. Lester and Mae moved to Chippewa Falls, Wis., in 1953, where they raised a family of 10 children. His later years were spent with family members, mostly his daughter, Myrna. He was a member of Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Cloquet.

He was preceded in death by a son, William in 1987, his wife, Mae in 1992.

Survivors include sons Lester Jr. (Elizabeth), John, Myron (Joanne) and Jim (Jeanne); daughters Myrna (Bob) Botz, Beverly (Jim) Bachlor, Jeanette, Theresa (John) Watkins and Sandra (Ed) Barnes; 39 grandchildren, 50 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation: 5-8 p.m. Thursday with a prayer service at 7 p.m. in Barr Brothers Funeral Home. Mass of Christian burial 2 p.m. Friday in Queen of Peace Catholic Church, Cloquet. Interment in Maple Grove Cemetery, Cloquet. Arrangements by Barr Brothers Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 900 Washington Ave., Cloquet.

Edition: FINAL
Page: 07B


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  • Created by: Patricia Hampton
  • Added: 10 Dec 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101991791
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lester Timothy Connor (7 Feb 1907–26 Apr 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101991791, citing Maple Grove Cemetery, Cloquet, Carlton County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Patricia Hampton (contributor 46551426) .