AKKERMAN – INGEBRAND FUNERAL HOME – MORA
Lester Lindquist, of Mora, passed away on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at the St. Clare Living Community in Mora. He was 93 years old.
FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at 2:30 pm on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at the Grace Lutheran Church in Mora with Rev. Paul Lutter officiating.
VISITATION will be held 1 hour prior to the service, beginning at 1:30 pm
INTERMENT will be at the Grasston Union Cemetery.
Lester Charles Lindquist, of Mora, Minnesota died on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at St. Clare’s Living Community, surrounded by his family. He was 93 years old.
Lester was born on July 30, 1924 to Charles and Addie (Anderson) Lindquist in Mora. He served his country in the U.S. Army from 1946-1947. He was united in marriage to Caroline Drost on September 3, 1946. Except for 10 years in Le Sueur, MN; they lived in Mora for all of their lives. He was an electrical line man for 36 years.
Lester loved to be with family and friends; and enjoyed playing cards, dancing, and fishing. Caroline and Lester enjoyed winters going south to Texas. He was a lifetime member of Grace Lutheran Church and the Mora American Legion Post 201.
Lester is preceded in death by his parents; wife Caroline; grandson Charles St. Sauver; and all of his brothers and sisters.
He is survived by daughters, Linda (Paul) Anderson, Betty (Matt) St. Sauver, Susan (Tim) McNeilly, and Tammy (Mike) Lewandowski; grandchildren, Jeff (Rebecca) Anderson, Joe (Elizabeth) St. Sauver, Melissa (Sam) Pioske, Dan (Sarah) St. Sauver, Krista (Brian) Schlegel, Nate (Nikki) McNeilly, Tim (Nicole) St. Sauver, Mandi Voge (Ryan), Angie (Jaren) Lukach, and Alex (Katlyn) Lewandowski; 20 great grandchildren; sisters-in-law Florence Rask, Marlys Armstrong and Ruth Drost; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.