Age 82 of Miamisburg, Ohio passed away peacefully April 27, 2013 at Hospice of Dayton. He was born November 7, 1930 to the late Leonard and Helen (Harrell) Blackburn. Also preceding him in death are brothers, Butch (Helen), Donald (Flossie), Arthur (Alberta) & Jerry; sisters, Lorena (Pat Curtner), Inez (Warren Hail), & Beatrice (Harry Ellis). Lester is survived by friend and Mother of his children, Naomi Blackburn; sisters, Charmae (Kiden Sheppard), Mary (Wood Risner); daughters, Gwen Geist, Kim Chenault (Mick Pierce), Pam Blackburn (Bob Bell); grandsons, Robbie Geist, Aaron Chenault (Sarah), Andrew Chenault (Krystal), Kiden Blackburn and Caleb; granddaughter, Collette Geist Atha (Todd); great grandsons & granddaughters, Kemper, Kendell, Owen, Candice and Claire; sister-in-law, Norma Blackburn and numerous nephews and nieces. Lester served in the U.S. Army with the Corp. of Engineers from 1953-1955 and retired from Karrollton Envelope after 42 years of service. Family will receive friends from 6-8pm on Tuesday, April 30 at Gebhart-Schmidt-Parramore Funeral Home. Funeral services will begin at 10:00am Wednesday, May 1 also at the funeral home. Interment following at Hillgrove Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the
,2800 Corporate Exchange Dr. Columbus, Ohio 43231, in memory of Lester. Personal condolences may be left for the family by visiting www.gebhartschmidtparramore.com.