Claude Delong Lester

Male 1877 - 1959  (81 years)


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  • Name Claude Delong Lester 
    Born 8 Nov 1877 
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Jul 1959 
    Person ID I33835  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Emory B. Lester 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Adeline Stevens 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F18688  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ancestors Beulah J. Dingman,   b. 22 Feb 1880,   d. 8 Sep 1942  (Age 62 years) 
    Children 
     1. Howard Deforest Lester,   b. 23 Mar 1904  [natural]
     2. Unknown Male Lester,   b. 14 Oct 1902  [natural]
     3. Paul D. Lester  [natural]
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F12598  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ancestors Audrie V. Howett,   b. Nov 1889,   d. Nov 1967  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married 30 Jul 1943  Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F12604  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Claude DeLong Lester - November 8, 1877 - July 29, 1959. Military Service: Veteran of Company B, 9th Regiment Infantry during the Spanish American War. Son of Emory and Adeline Stevens Lester. Husband of Beulah J. Dingman Lester (married January 8, 1902) & Audrie Howlett Lester (married July 30, 1943.) [Note: Audrie Howlett Lester died November 21, 1967, and is buried in Evergreen Cemetery at Orwell, New York.]
      Newspaper Obituary - Thursday, August 6, 1959 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Claude D. Lester Rites Saturday - The remains of Claude D. Lester, who died July 29 at his home in St. Petersburg, Florida, will arrive in Pulaski Thursday evening and will be taken to the Foster Funeral Home. There will be calling hours Friday evening 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Church of Christ, Richland, Rev. Ray Williams officiating. Burial will be in Richland Cemetery.
      Newspaper Obituary - Thursday, August 13, 1959 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Last Rites for Claude D. Lester - Rites were held Saturday, August 8, in the Richland Church of Christ for Claude D. Lester, 81, of St. Petersburg, Florida, who died Wednesday, July 29, in the Bay Pines Hospital, Florida. Surviving are his wife, Audrie H. Lester; a son, Howard D. Lester, of Hempstead, New York; two granddaughters and several nieces and nephews. Born in Boylston, he lived for some time in Toledo, Ohio, and Pulaski. He moved from Pulaski to St. Petersburg in 1947 where he had since made his home. He was a retired conductor with the New York Central Railroad, having served them for 41 years in active train service. He was a member of the Joppa Lodge No. 397 of Toledo, Ohio. A veteran of the Spanish-American War and a member of General Leonard Wood Camp, No. 8, of St. Petersburg, he was a 60-year member of the I.O.O.F. of the Pulaski Lodge, No. 648, a member of the American Legion, Robert Edwards Post, No. 358 of Pulaski, and was affiliated with the Richland Church of Christ The arrangements were in the hands of the Wilhelm Funeral Home in St. Petersburg and the Foster Funeral Home in Pulaski