Glen G. Jester
June 14, 1935 Ė Aug. 30, 2011
G. Jester of Waukesha died Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011, at Life-Care Hospital
at the age of 76. Glen was born June 14, 1935, a son of Gerald and
On June 21, 1975, he married the love of his life, Judith Shafer. He was
a dedicated mail carrier for the U.S. Postal Service for more than 30
years. Glen proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during the
Korean conflict and was a member of the Disabled American Veterans. He
was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Waukesha. Glen was
also a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Soat-Vergenz Post 721, the
National Association of Retired Federal Employees and the National
Association of Letter Carriers. Glen was an avid sports fan and enjoyed
fishing and playing cards. He especially enjoyed spending time with his
Glen will be dearly missed by his wife, Judy; children, Gerald Jester,
Michelle (Warren) Curry, Jacqueline Schultz, Blaine Jester, Jill Krenik
and Jay (Connie Lloyd-Kurth) Kurth; grandchildren, Andrew, Jena, Amanda,
Michelle, Bonnie, Becky, Bennett, Shannon, Joseph, Clayton, Kyle and
Jami Jean; great-grandson, Isaac; brothers, Gordon Jester, Wayne (Donna)
Jester and James (Debbie) Jester; sister, Karen; and sister-in-law, Kay
Jester. Glen is further survived by other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Ronald.
Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. until the 5:45 p.m. VFW Soat-Vergenz
Post 721 memorial service, followed by the 6 p.m. funeral service
Tuesday, Sept. 6, at the First United Methodist Church, 121 Wisconsin
Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186. The Rev. Dan Schwerin will be officiating.
Burial with military honors will be at Genesee Cemetery, Mukwonago.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the First United
Methodist Church (address above) or to the Waukesha Memorial Hospital
Foundation-Heart Care Center, 725 American Ave., Waukesha, WI 53188.
Glenís family would like to thank the staff at Waukesha Memorial
Hospital and LifeCare Hospital for their excellent care and compassion
Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning
Services is serving the family. For further information, please call
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