Lester Jerome Klinker
September 04, 1917 - October 31, 2017
Born in Grand Rapids, MI
Resided in Person County, NC
Thursday November 02, 2017, 7-8:30 PM
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
Lester Jerome Klinker, 100, formerly of Grand Rapids, Michigan died Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at the home of his daughter in Roxboro. Born in Kent County, MI, he was the son of the late John Lewis Klinker and Mary Weaver Klinker. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Alice Rohrer Klinker and one son, Phillip Lester Klinker. He served in the Navy during WWII. Mr. Klinker worked for thirty years as an electrician with Oliver Machine Company. He attended Long Memorial United Methodist Church and was of the Baptist faith.
Surviving are his daughter, Sherry MacIntosh and husband, Kerry of Roxboro; three grandchildren: David Klinker and wife, Melanie, Kelly MacIntosh and Kevin MacIntosh and wife, Jenny; seven great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held 7-8:30 Thursday, November 2, 2017 at the Brooks & White Chapel.
A memorial service will be held at a later date in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Memorials may be made to Long Memorial United Methodist Church, Capital Campaign Fund, PO Box 310, Roxboro, NC 27573 or American Diabetes Association, PO Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312.