Robert "Bob"'s Story
Robert "Bob" Lester, beloved Husband, Father, Papa and friend, was born on December 19, 1941 and joined our Heavenly Father on April 23, 2017. He was surrounded by friends and family in his last days. Bob affectionatley known as "Papa Bob" was a loyal fan and supporter of OU Mens Basketball, where he was a season ticket holder for over 15 years. Papa Bob also was a huge fan of his grandkids, where he never missed a sporting event no matter how far he had to travel. He loved traveling from Alaska to Hawaii and Canada to the Caribean. He was also known for his successful business doing upholstery. This is where he met many, many friends. Bob cherished his family and never missed a day without seeing his kids and grandkids. He was loved by all and will be deeply missed. Bob was preceded in death by his parents, granddaughter Stacy and great granddaughter Jazelle. He is survived by his wife Murel, 2 sons; Brian Lester and Isam Collins, 4 daughters; Lisa McCoy, Penny Stewart, Jeanna Moss, Michele Young, 1 sister; Evelyn Clements, 15 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and many other relatives and friends. VIEWING: 4:00 - 7:00 pm Tuesday, April 25, 2017 McMahans Funeral Home SERVICE: 1:00 pm Wednesday, April 26, 2017 McMahans Funeral Chapel INTERMENT: Noble IOOF Cemetery, Noble, OK. DIRECTED AND ARRANGED BY MCMAHANS FUNERAL HOME OF NOBLE, OK.
Published on April 24, 2017