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Mark Edward Lester

December 22, 1965 ~ March 14, 2019 (age 53)


Mark Edward Lester


Mark Edward Lester, 53, of Slater, Missouri passed away March 14, 2019 at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia.

Mark was born December 22, 1965 in Laudon County, Tennessee, a son of Jerome and Rose Wiicox Lester.  He was a self-employed carpenter operating his business The Remodel Genie and loved wood working.

Survivors include his father, Jerome Lester of Gilliam; his life partner, Pam Hathaway of Slater; two sons, Alan and Joshua Lester of Excelsior Springs; two daughters, Amy Lester Short of Richmond and Ashley Clevenger of Excelsior Springs; two brothers, David Lester of Gilliam and Richard Lester of Knoxville, Tennessee and four grandchildren.

He was preceded death by his mother Rose Lester and a brother, Jason Lester.

There will be two services celebrating his life; the first will be held at 10 AM, Saturday, March 23, at Life Church, 300 N. Walnut, Slater, Missouri. The second service will also be held Saturday, March 23 at 2PM at Tryst Falls Park, 25601 MO-92, Excelsior Springs, Missouri.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Bach-Yager Funeral Chapel, 1610 N. Garth Ave., Columbia, MO 65202 to assist family with service expense.

Condolences may be shared at www.bachyager.com.

Cremation arrangements entrusted to Bach-Yager Funeral Chapel, Columbia, Missouri.

To send flowers to Mark's family, please visit our floral section.


Memorial Service
March 23, 2019

10:00 AM
Life Church
300 N. Walnut
Slater, MO 65349

Celebration of Life
March 23, 2019

2:00 PM
Tryst Falls Park
25601 MO-92
Excelsior Springs, MO 64024

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