Alexander Reed "Al" Lesemann (1969 - 2014)

Obituary
  • "Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this..."
    - Eric Martin
  • "Betty Jo I am thinking of all your family and praying for..."
    - Voncile Tuttle
  • "Betty Jo I am thinking of you today with love and will see..."
  • "Our Thoughts and Prayers are with you during this difficult..."
    - Stephen Rich
  • "God bless the Lesemann family"
    - Mike and Mindy Mahoney

Alexander Reed "Al" Lesemann

Gallatin, TN

Alexander Reed "Al" Lesemann, age 44 of Gallatin, passed away on Wednesday, March 26, 2014.

Funeral service will be Saturday, March 29th at 2 p.m., from the First Presbyterian Church in Gallatin, with Reverend Kyle Gott officiating. Interment will follow at Crestview Memory Gardens. Visitation will be Friday, March 28th from 4-8 p.m., and Saturday, March 29th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Alexander Funeral Home.

Al was a spina bifida patient who overcame the obstacles of his disability and lived a full life from a wheelchair. He served as a deacon in his church, was the Vanderbilt Hospital Clinic Bowl Poster Child, was a Poster Child for Easter Seals, received the Shoney's Boot Strap Award, was a Rotary Club Paul Harris Fellow, and was named a Distinguished Alumni of Gallatin High School. For twenty years, Al sold marriage license in the office of the Sumner County Clerk.

Al is survived by parents, William L. Lesemann, Sr. of Ft. Pierce, FL and Betty Jo Lesemann of Gallatin, TN; brothers, William L. Lesemann, Jr., Louis F. Lesemann (Heather Anderson) and Robert T. Lesemann (Ginger); three nieces, Catharine, Hannah and Sarah Lesemann.

Contributions may be made to the Al Lesemann Memorial Scholarship Fund through Gallatin High School or Pinnacle Bank, 847 Conference Dr., Goodlettsville, TN 37072.

Alexander Funeral Home, Gallatin (615) 452-2324.



Funeral Home
Alexander Funeral Home
584 Nashville Pike Gallatin, TN 37066
(615) 452-2324
Funeral Home Details
Published in The Tennessean on Mar. 28, 2014
bullet Rotary International
- ADVERTISEMENT -