Juanita A. (Young) Lester
July 31, 1935 - October 18, 2022
Juanita A. (Young) Lester, age 87, of Newark, DE, passed away on Tuesday, October 18, 2022.
Born in Tazewell, VA on July 31, 1935 she was a daughter of the late Carl W. and Virginia (Wilson) Young.
Juanita was a member of Newark Senior Center, and a member of the former Church of Nazarene in Newark. She was an avid bowler and enjoyed arts and crafts.
In addition to her parents, Juanita was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Glen F. Lester, and sister, Patricia Snezek. She is survived by her loving children, Steven Lester, Wanda Scrafford, and Kimberly Ann Dravis (Ralph); sister, Dorothy Gomeringer; grandchildren, Glen Scrafford (Mary Toner), Matthew Sanders, and Tyler Sanders; and great-grandchildren, Elizabeth Toner, and Chloe Toner.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm on Monday, October 24, 2022 at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where funeral service will begin at 1:00 pm. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Juanita’s memory to the Arthritis Foundation, P.O. Box 96280, Washington, DC 20077 or by clicking here.