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 May <I>Gilbert</I> Lester

May Gilbert Lester

South Cottonwood, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 5 Jun 1953 (aged 73)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot 01 040 4
Memorial ID 59210 · View Source
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Mrs. May Gilbert Lester, 74, wife of David D. Lester, died of natural causes Friday in a Salt Lake hospital.
She was born in South Cottonwood Nov. 15, 1879, a daughter of Richard and Elizabeth Morgan Gilbert. Except for five years in Grant, Ida., between 1904 and 1909, she resided in Murray all her life.
She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and for many years, was active in religion classes, Relief Society and Primary Assn.
She was married to Mr. Lester, Oct. 25, 1899, in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He survives, as do a son, Garr D. Lester, Murray; a daughter, Mrs. Wendell (Velma) Aslo, Salt Lake City; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two brothers; James Gilbert, Murray, and Royce Gilbert, Midvale, and two sisters, Mrs. Nord Christensen, Murray and Mrs. Myrtle Parker, Bennion, Salt Lake County.
Salt Lake Tribune (UT) June 1953
(by Elaine Berger)

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  • Maintained by: John Lester
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 59210
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for May Gilbert Lester (15 Nov 1879–5 Jun 1953), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59210, citing Murray City Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by John Lester (contributor 48628081) .