Lester Leroy Charles age 90 years of Ely, Nevada passed away November 9, 2013 in Ely. He was born September 12, 1923 in Horse Canyon, NV to Cleveland and Ina Ruby Charles.
Lester loved to go for rides in the mountains and pinenut picking. He enjoyed working in the yard and watching western movies.
Lester is survived by his brother Gerald Charles of Ely; two sisters Helen Eben of McGill and Bernice Robison of Ely; several nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents; sister LaVelle Charles; two brothers Alvin and George Charles; aunt Daisy Williams and three uncles Burt and Ted Williams and Frank Keefe.
The family would like to give a special thanks to nephew Glen Jackson and sister Bernice Robison for always being there for Lester.
A viewing is scheduled for Friday, November 15, 2013 from 3:00 to 5:00 P.M. at Mountain Vista Chapel. Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. at Mountain Vista Chapel. Burial will follow in the Ely City Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Danny Jackson, Aaron Charles, Allen Johnson, Willie Cazier, Doug Robison and Francisco Guerrero. Honorary Pallbearers will be Doug Terry, Lewis Sandberg and Temoe Hitchcock.