Lawrence W. Fiest
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HEATH: A funeral service for Lawrence W. Fiest, age 82, of Heath, will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 31, at the Heath Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service with Pastor Dave Mason officiating. Burial will follow in Newark Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Fiest passed away Saturday, October 27, 2012 at Mt. Carmel East Hospital. He was born May 9, 1930 in Sistersville, WV to the late Albert Lowthers and Mary Lucetta (Reed) Fiest.
Mr. Fiest was a member of the Heath Church of Christ, past member of VFW Post #1060 and the Newark Eagles #387. He retired from Larson-Fairmont after 37 years of service as a foreman. He was a simple man with simple pleasures. He loved his family, going out to eat and watching TV especially wrestling.
He is survived by his children, Donald (Cynthia) Fiest, Lou Ann (Neale) Lemaster and Nina (James) Hill all of Newark; eight grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth Sarah Fiest; a son, Robert Fiest, Sr.; two grandchildren, Candice Marie and Teeta Levi; five brothers; and four sisters.
Friends may call from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, October 30, at the funeral home, 1249 Hebron Road, Heath.
Please visit: www.hendersonvanatta.com to view a memorial and to leave a message of condolence for the Fiest family.
Published in the Advocate on Oct. 29, 2012