July 19, 1939 - June 26, 2018
Lester B. Boswell passed away June 26, 2018. Lester was born July 19, 1939 to JT and Roda Boswell in East Prairie Missouri.
Lester was the youngest of 14 children. At the age of 17 Lester enlisted (with parents' consent) in the army. He served for four years in the states and overseas. He felt serving in the military was the best decision he ever made.
He had many different jobs in his life.
His passion was square dancing and he won many ribbons over the years.
He is survived by his sister, Mary (Alvi) Denning of Illinois and many nieces and nephews across the states.
Lester was preceded in death by his parents and 12 siblings.
A military service will take place at Eagle Point National Cemetery directed by Perl Funeral Home. The date of the funeral has not yet been set.
Lester was a quiet man with a wonderful smile. We will miss him.