Lester Burns, 81, of Anderson, passed away Feb. 13, 2017, at his residence in Anderson.
He was born July 21, 1935, in Akron, and resided most of his life in Anderson.
Lester graduated from Anderson High School.
He was retired from Delco Remy, division of General Motors after 40 years.
He was a member of United Auto Workers Local 662. Lester enjoyed the outdoors.
Lester is survived by his daughters, Krista (Bruce Corn) Burns of Anderson, and Theresa (Bruce) Strangeway of Gaston; brother, Emerson (Carolyn) Burns of Anderson; grandchildren, Hailey and Eric Corn, Shannon and Shane Strangeway; great-grandchildren, Seth, Serinity, Layla, and Mason; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Burns; and his sister, Joyce Brown.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, Anderson.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home with the Rev. Gary Klinger officiating. Burial will take place in East Maplewood Cemetery, Anderson.
Published on February 14, 2017