Lester L. Dunlap passed away at his home, in Anderson, Calif. February 17, 2013. He succumbed to his year and a half battle with cancer.
He was born and raised in Eureka, Calif. He joined the Navy in 1963, and got married in July 1967. He and his family moved to Eagle Point, Ore. in 1976 and they moved to Redding, Calif. area in 1985. He worked most of his life as a diesel mechanic. He and his wife spent their last eight working years together as managers of lodges in South Lake Tahoe, Calif.
He is survived by loving wife, Janie; his son, William; daughter, Nancy; granddaughter Krystina; and grandson, Alex.
Service will be held in Anderson, Calif. Monday, February 25, 2013 at Allen and Dahl Funeral Home in Anderson. On February 27, 2013, he will have a military honor ceremony at the National Cemetery in Eagle, Point, Ore. In lieu of flowers, family requests donations for beloved sister Balinda Hadley for her cancer treatment fund, to be sent to Gwen Beacham, 1320 Covina Ave., Medford, OR 97504.