Obituary of Lester
Mr. Lester SLAGH - Of Zeeland, died Sunday, April 27, 1997 at his home. He was a member of First Reformed Church of Zeeland, where he served on the Consistory and taught Sunday School. He was a member of Gideons International and Portage Recording Ministries. He also served on the Zeeland Public School Board, and received the Lifelong Learner Award. He served as a teacher and administrator in the Portage School District. He was co-owner of Top-Line Equipment, and Black River Pallet Company.
Mr. SLAGH also served in the Army during the Korean War. Surviving are his wife, Lorraine of Zeeland; sons, Bradley and Carol SLAGH and Ross and Lori SLAGH, all of Zeeland; 5 grandchildren. A Memorial Service will be held 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, 1997 at First Reformed Church, Zeeland, with the Rev. Scott Van Oostendorp officiating. Visiting hours will be 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, and 1-3 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, at the Yntema Funeral Home, 251 S. State St., Zeeland, MI. Burial will be in Zeeland Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Portage Recording Ministries or Gideons International. source: Kalamazoo Gazette Apr 1997
Transcribed by Joan Van Spronsen
Created: 21 November 2006