ADAMS, LESTER I. SR., 91, went home to be with his Heavenly Father on September 24, 2013.
He was retired from the United States Labor Department, Past Master of the Harry R. Kendall Masonic Lodge, a veteran of the United States Navy
, a former member of Southeast Christian Church, and a member of Middletown United Methodist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Margaret and Jesse Adams; son, Steven W. Adams; and sister, Norma A. Burden.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Clara W. Adams; son, Lester I. Adams Jr. (Jennifer); daughter, Lisa A. Saylor (Barry); sisters, Mary Ruth Adams and Joyce Ann Cleveland; grandchildren, Lindsay S. Raia (Bobby), Christopher Saylor, Zoe Adams and Andrew Adams; and great-grandson, Cruz Robert Raia.
A celebration of his life will be held at noon on Monday, September 30, 2013 at Middletown United Methodist Church with interment to follow at Resthaven Memorial Park. Visitation will be on Sunday, September 29, 2013, from noon to 5:00 p.m. at Newcomer Funeral Home, 235 Juneau Drive, and on Monday, September 30, 2013, in the Chapel at Middletown United Methodist Church from 10 a.m. Expressions of sympathy may go to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Middletown United Methodist Church, or Hosparus of Louisville.