Lester Henry Eisenmann died June 25, 2009.
Lester Henry Eisenmann, “Les,” 87, of Springfield, Missouri, passed away on June 25, 2009 at Christian Healing Center.
Lester was born on November 1, 1921, in Wellington, Missouri to Henry and Emma (Vieth) Eisenmann. He served his country as a Master Sergeant in the USAF from 1942-1964. On June 13, 1946, he was united in marriage to Irene Catherine Bruegging. Les and Irene owned and operated Henry’s Cheese House in Preston, Mo. from 1974 to 1980. From 1982-1983, he was employed by Gaslight Real Estate in Blue Springs, Mo. He and Irene later owned and operated Henry’s Gifts in Nemo, Mo. from 2000 to 2005.
Lester was preceded in death by his parents, siblings, Norma Simmerman and Verna Johnson Burr; and grandson, Douglas Eisenmann.
He is survived by his wife: Irene Eisenmann of the home; children: Ronald Eisenmann & wife, Cathy of Blue Springs, Mo., Donald Eisenmann of Buffalo, Mo., Marguerite Reilly of Springfield, Mo.; four grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. on Saturday, June 27, 2009, at Meyers Funeral Chapel with funeral services at 11 a.m. Burial will follow at Blue Springs Cemetery. Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Diabetes Association. Arrangements entrusted to Meyers Funeral Chapel, Blue Springs, Mo., 816-259-3276. Condolences and memories of Les may be shared with the family online at www.meyersfuneralchapel.com.