Lester B. White
WARREN - Lester B. White, World War I veteran died at Freeport Memorial Hosiptal Sunday, after a short illness.
He was born July 3, 1894, in Warren, son of Fred and Ida (Backus) White. On June 30, 1923, he married Julia Pierce. Surviving are his widow, one son, John, Cedar Rapids, Iowa; one brother Roy of Warren; and three grandchildren. Mr. White was a member of the Warren American Legion.
Funeral arrangements are pending at the Bartell Funeral Home, Warren.
Newsclippings saved by my grandmother; Julia (Peirce) White, who lived in Warren at the time of her death. Possibly these obits are from the Freeport and⁄or Rockford papers.
Handwritten note states that date of death was noon, Sunday, May 14, 1967.
Submitted by: Nancy A. White 19 June 2001