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James Eugene Lester

February 3, 1935 ~ March 27, 2020 (age 85)


James Eugene Lester, 85, of Indianapolis, IN passed away March 27, 2020 at I.U. Methodist Hospital at Indianapolis, IN.  He was born February 3, 1935 at Anderson, IN to Shafter and Alta (McFall) Lester.
He was a graduate of Arsenal Technical High School at Indianapolis and completed two years of college.  He also honorably served his country in the U.S. Army. He was a long time member of North Park Masonic Lodge.
H is survived by a son: James Lee Lester of Cicero, IN, daughters: Deborah Kay Dufeck of Westfield, IN and Janet Elaine Schulmeyer of Indianapolis, IN, brother: David Lester Of Martinsville, IN, Kay Mody of Alposo, TX. and Mary Lester of New Mexico plus several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Patricia Dempsey.
Arrangements are entrusted to Hartley Funeral Home Cicero Chapel where you may send condolences at  A celebration of life will be held at a later date.  Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 5635 West96th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46278.

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