Mary Lester


Mary Lou Lester died Friday, Feb. 22, 2013 at her home in Liberty. She was 96. Born on June 8, 1916 in Mason City, Iowa, she was the daughter of the late Edson and Lucille Crawford Cornell. Mary Lou Lester was the widow of Dr. Woodrow Lester, DMD. Survivors include two sons, Denny C. Lester of Lexington and William E. Lester of Liberty; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Funeral services were Feb. 24 at the Liberty First Christian Church with Bro. Homer Hecht officiating. Burial was at Glenwood Cemetery. McKinney-Brown Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Published in The Casey County News on Feb. 27, 2013