Lester I. Walls, 85

December 21, 2008

MAY 26, 1923-DEC. 20, 2008

ST. THOMAS, Pa. -- Lester I. Walls, 85, of 5337 Race Track Road, died Saturday, Dec. 20, 2008, at Manorcare Health Services of Chambersburg, Pa.

Born May 26, 1923, in Spring Run, Pa., he was the son of the late Walter S. and Ella B. Johnson Walls.

He retired from Letterkenny Army Depot. 

He is survived by his wife, Beryl Horn Walls; three daughters, Fay Peters of St. Thomas, Janet Peterson of Lakeland, Fla. and Nancy Berger of Dade City, Fla.; three sons, James L. Walls and Lester E. Walls, both of St. Thomas and Ronald Walls of Chambersburg; three brothers, Samuel Walls and Carl Walls Sr., both of St. Thomas and Glenn Walls of Fayetteville, Pa.; 13 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.


He was preceded in death by three sisters, Mary Walls, Esther Good and Dorothy Everett; and five brothers, Norman Walls, Clair Walls Sr., Robert Walls, Clarence Walls and Wayne Walls.

Services will be Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home in Chambersburg. The Rev. Joseph Pickens and the Rev. LeRoy Wiley will officiate. Burial will follow in Parklawns Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends Monday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday from noon to 1 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer's Association, 3544 N. Progress Ave., Suite 205, Harrisburg, PA 17110.

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