Lester F. Aaron 84 of Frankfort, IN, died at 3:19 p.m. July 18, 2013 at I.U. Health Arnett, Lafayette, IN. Born on September 5, 1928 in Rankin, IL to Lester J. & Katherine (Robinson) Aaron. He was first married to Mary Maddox and she passed in 1997. He then married Lillian Ruth Ostler on March 14, 2010 at the Lighthouse Baptist Church and she survives. Mr. Aaron was a 1946 graduate of Frankfort High School. A carrier for the U.S. Post Office he delivered to RR 7, retiring in 1979 after 15 years. He also worked for Haynes Stellite in Kokomo for several years. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he served from 1946 to 1951. Lester was a member of the Independent Baptist Church in Kokomo and the American Legion in Frankfort. An avid golfer, he enjoyed traveling, southern gospel music, visiting family and traveling every year to the National Quartet Convention.
Visitation and Services
Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Monday, July 22, 2013 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 23rd at the funeral home. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Dialysis Foundation or the I.U. Hospice in Lafayette.
Wife: Ruth Aaron of Frankfort, 3 Step Daughters: Scharra Jackson of Kokomo, Asia Smith of Anderson, Cindy (David) Pitcock of Frankfort, 1 Step-Son: Brian (Sue) Smart of Frankfort, 3 Sisters: Lois (Wayne) Lehew of Oklahoma, Dorothy Dennis of Texas, Connie (Joe) Fiedorowitz of Florida Brother: Larry (Birdie) Aaron of Florida, Special Cousin: Jack (Helen) Aaron of Michigan, 10 grandchildren, several great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, including special grandsons, Mike Adams, Brian Smart, Michael Sutton and Logan Adams and special great granddaughters, Hailey Sutton, MacKenzie Swango, Sarah Langworthy and Rebecka Smart.
In addition to his parents and first wife, he was preceded in death by a brother, Richard Aaron and a step daughter, Janice Adams.