Brenda K. Lester, 73, passed away Friday October 13, 2017 at the Baptist Health Floyd Hospital. She was the former Brenda Harper, born in Scottsberg, IN., she graduated from New Albany High School in 1962 and retired from administrative operations with the Armour Meats Company after several years of dedicated service. Brenda enjoyed gardening, traveling and decorating for the holidays. Most of all she loved spending time with her husband, friends, family and her Yorkie's.
She was preceded in death by her parents Leslie and Thelma Harper, her sister Sue Masterson Ulbik, her step-parents Eldon Charles and Shirley Sands and her niece Kimberly Masterson Lavastida
She is survived by her husband of 53 years Marvin Lester; her sister Nancy Harper Howlett; her sisters-in-law Linda Lester Paul, Valerie Lester Gregory; her brothers Victor Sands, Tim Harper, Jeff Harpe; her brothers-in-law Gary Howlett, Joseph Masterson; and 13 nieces and nephews Peter (Christie), Stephanie (Eric), Andrew (Lindsey), Lori (Steve), Brian (Misty), Deneuve, Roman and Victor.
Visitation for family and friends will be held Friday, October 20, 2017 from 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. and after 9 a.m. Saturday at the Market Street Chapel of Seabrook Dieckmann & Naville Funeral Homes, 1119 E. Market Street, New Albany, IN.
Her funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Market Street Chapel with burial to follow in Bunker Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to local animal shelters.
Published on October 17, 2017