CHARLES, Lester Millard


Our beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, godfather, brother, uncle, Lester Charles passed away peacefully at the age 84 in Edmonton, Alberta. He was born on July 29th, 1934 to Emma & Thomas Charles in Fort Vermilion, Alberta.  Lester was married to Rita Wilson on November 13th 1957.

Left to cherish his memory are his children LeeAnn, Valda, Dwayne and Lisa together with their spouses/partners; his brother Cecil Charles; grandchildren Ryan Rookes, Brandon (Jamie) Rookes, Chad (Nicole) Rookes, Robin Johnston (Jon) , Trevor Sams, Desiree Ward, Kyle Charles, Trent Charles, Aliena Kennedy and many great-grand children, special nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

Lester was predeceased by his wife Rita, parents Thomas & Emma Charles & brother Henry Charles.

He will be dearly missed and forever remembered by all his family and friends whose lives he touched.

Respecting Lester’s wishes, a small service will be held at Serenity Funeral Service, 4702-51 Ave, Leduc, Alberta on December 29, 2018 at 1:00 pm.

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Serenity Funeral Service - Leduc

4702-51 Avenue
Leduc, AB T9E 6Y8

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Wes and Shirley Harrison and Family

Our condolences to the Charles family. Les and Rita were close long time Esso friends and post retirement here in Leduc.

Susan Taylor

Valda, we were saddened to hear of your Dad’s passing. Having gone through the process of finding a safe place for your Dad to live, you were incredibly helpful when I too was going through a similar process with my Mom. Our sincere condolensces to you and your family. Thinking of you, Sue and Karen.

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