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Lester Burnett Mose, 93

March 10, 2009

AUG. 7, 1915-MARCH 8, 2009

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Lester Burnett Mose, 93, of Martinsburg, died Sunday, March 8, 2009, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Aug. 7, 1915, in Berkeley County, W.Va., he was the son of the late George Washington Whittington Mose and Margette Elizabeth Muller Mose.

He was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church.

Mr. Mose retired from Fairchild Aircraft in 1980.

He is survived by one son, Robert Lee Mose of Marlowe, W.Va.; one daughter, Bonnie L. Turner of Hagerstown; four grandchildren, Alan, Hope, Lynnae and William; and three great-grandchildren, Haley, Sean and Faith.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Pauline DeHaven Mose; a son in infancy, Jeffrey Scott; three grandchildren, Heatherlee Mose, Nathan and Brett Turner; and two sisters, Lorraine V. Jordan and Violett D. Hannah.


Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 14, 2009, at Brown Funeral Home, with the Rev. Al Clipp officiating. Interment will be in Rosedale Cemetery.

Family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Berkeley County Humane Society, 554 Charles Town Road, Martinsburg, WV 25405; or to a charity of one's choice.

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