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 Lester Morris Thumma

Lester Morris Thumma

Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 16 Apr 2001 (aged 89)
Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 86864437 · View Source
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Funeral services for Lester M. Thumma Sr., 89, of Chapel Pointe in Carlisle, formerly of North Bedford Street, Carlisle, will be held Friday at 2 p.m. in Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home, 219 N. Hanover St., Carlisle.

He died Monday, April 16, 2001 at the nursing home.

Born Nov. 27, 1911 in Carlisle, he was the son of the late Christopher E. and Mary E. Quigley Thumma and the widower of Sara Florence Diller Thumma.

A retired employee of the former Kinney Shoes plant in Carlisle with 50 years of service, He was also an employee of Carlisle Country Club with more than 30 years of service.

He was a member of the St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Carlisle.

Mr. Thumma is survived by two sons, Lester M. Jr. of Carlisle and William E. of Augusta, Ga.; a daughter, Sally Ann Self of Dale City, Va.; two brothers, Lawson of Carlisle and Earl of Harrisonburg, Va.; a sister, Anna Shoemaker of Carlisle; and five grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Harold and Marlin.

The Rev. Richard A. Ruff will officiate at services. Burial will be in Westminster Memorial Gardens, North Middleton Township.

Friends may call Friday from 12:30 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions can be made to the St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 201 W. Louther St., Carlisle, PA 17013., posted 04/18/2001

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