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 Lester Howard Manville

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Lester Howard Manville

  • Birth 2 Aug 1899 Glenarm, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 24 Aug 1968 Alton, Madison County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 17131821

Obituary from Edwardsville Intelligencer dated 8/26/1968:

Mr. Manville Dies

Lester H. Manville, 68, of 223 South Fillmore St., died at 11 a.m. Saturday in St. Joseph's Hospital in Alton. He had been a patient two days.

Born Aug. 2, 1900, in Glenarm, he was married April 1, 1919, in Springfield. He was a member of the First Christian Church.

Survivors include his wife, Stella; five sons, Arthur of Chino, Calif., Roger of Florissant, Mo., Robert of Bergston Air Force Base, Tex., and James and William, both of Highland.

Two daughters, Mrs. Joseph (Myra) Colcum of Fontana, Calif., and Mrs. Della Cabbage of St. Jacob; one brother, Fred of Vandalia; two sisters, Mrs. Mary McIntire and Mrs. Alice Leroy, both of Carlinville, 13 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren also survive.

Friends may call at Pletcher Funeral after 7 p.m. today. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home, with the Rev. Donald Frantz officiating. Burial will be in Valley View Cemetery.

Funeral notice from Edwardsville Intelligencer dated 8/29/1968:

Mr. Manville

Funeral services for Lester Manville of Edwardsville were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Pletcher Funeral Home. Pallbearers were Carl Gowan, Frank Bentt, Gilbert Bennett, David Bauer, Lee Johnson and John Williams. Burial was in Valley View Cemetery.





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  • Find A Grave Memorial 17131821
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lester Howard Manville (2 Aug 1899–24 Aug 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17131821, citing Valley View Cemetery, Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by trebcabb (contributor 47144422) .