Clemens Hester

Saturday, August 17, 2002

CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Clemens Fritz Hester, 84, of Chaffee died Friday, Aug. 16, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.

He was born March 19, 1918, at Delta, Mo., son of Rossell and Sarah Ellen Barker Hester.

Hester retired as a night watchman at Florsheim Shoe Co. in Chaffee. He was a member of VFW Post 3127 and American Legion Post 389.

He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.

Survivors include a brother, Bobby Hester, and a sister, Lillian Hester, both of Chaffee.

He was preceded in death by three sisters.

Friends may call at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee after 5 p.m. today.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the chapel, with the Rev. Dan Baggett officiating. Burial will be in Kenyon Cemetery at Delta, Mo.