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“Wilma & Family, You are in our thoughts & prayers-remembering the good times at the VFW ”
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“So sorry to hear of Lesters' passing. His was always such a treat to be around! ”
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Lester M. Ralston age 81 of Minster, Ohio formerly of Anna, Ohio died at 11:50 PM on Saturday, March 15, 2014 at Heritage Manor Nursing Center. He was born on July 1932 in Pemberton, Ohio to the late Christopher & Viola (Dickensheath) Ralston. He married Wilma Nichols on November 15, 2001. She survives in Sidney. He is also survived by daughters Sarah Troop, Missouri and Mabel Davis, Illinois, sister Clara Timler, Miamisburg, Ohio, in-laws Carol Riley, Florida, Brenda Burt, Sidney, Kathy Teague, Sidney, Cindy Oakley, Santa Fe, NM, Darrell Nichols, Sidney, nieces & nephews, and friend Jane Petry. He was preceded in death by brothers Christopher, Jr. and Perry and sister Sarah Ralston. He was a life member of AMVETS, Lakeview, former member of the VFW & American Legion, Montra. He was veteran of the US Army during the Korean War. He was a former truck driver for Provico, Botkins. Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 PM Wednesday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Minster. Burial will take place in Loramie Cemetery, Anna, Ohio. Friends may call at the Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Minster from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM on Wednesday. Condolences may be made at www.hogenkampfh.com.