Lester Crozier, 80
Posted on February 16, 2013
Lester R. Crozier, 80, of Modesto, Calif., passed away on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, at Oak Valley Hospital in Oakdale.
Lester was born on Jan. 30, 1933, to Francis and Martha Crozier in Craigville and has called Modesto his home for the past 42 years.
Serving our country proudly, Lester was in the U.S. Air Force between 1953 and 1963. After being discharged from the Air Force, Lester was in sales for 32 years. His passions in life were golfing, gardening and his family. He was an avid college basketball fan.
His survivors include his children, Ronald Crozier of Tennessee, Sandra Schipper of Modesto, and Darryl Crozier of Bellflower, Calif.; his grandchildren, Martin Newberry of Kenewick, Wash., and Tanner Crozier of Tennessee; his siblings, Wanetta West and her husband, Carl, of Bluffton and Jay Crozier and his wife, Sharon, of rural Ossian.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Francis and Martha Crozier, and in 1970 by his wife Rochelle Crozier.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Franklin & Downs Colonial Chapel. Services and his final resting place are private. In lieu of flowers please send donations to The American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718.
Online condolences may be made at www.franklindownsfuneralhome.com.
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