2018-07-25 / Obituaries

Lester Stockwell Jr.

Lester B. Stockwell, Jr., age 89, died at this residence in Arkville on Wednesday July 11, 2018.

He was born on September 4, 1928 in Norwich, New York, the son of Lester B. and Ruth (Loomis) Stockwell. He married Esther Vandemark June 1998 in Walton, New York. Lester was a former farmer in Guilford and worked for Borden’s, Keith Clark, NYSE&G, Jennison Plant in Bainbridge, and delivered mail for 22 years in Arkville.

He attended the Missionary Alliance Church in Walton and Downsville.

Lester is survived by his wife, Esther, and her son Daniel Wood, his five children; Roy R. (Georgia) of South New Berlin, Lester B. III (Beth) of Apalachin, DeArchie (Kim) of Harrisonburg Virginia, Clifford of Norwich and Judy (Robert) Grube of Greene, New York, 13 grandchildren and 19 greatgrandchildren.

Calling hours were held at Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville, on Saturday. July 14.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Hynes Funeral home, 48 Walnut Street Margaretville. Committal services will be held at a later date at the Walton Cemetery.

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