Friday, January 1, 2016
LESTER E. FLIEHS
NAME OF DECEASED: LESTER E. FLIEHS
ADDRESS: Rib Lake, Wisconsin
PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: Lester passed away Wednesday, December 30, 2015 at Atrium Post-Acute Care of Marshfield surrounded by his loving family
TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at Hemer Funeral Home in Rib Lake
OFFICIATING: Father Otto Bucher
INTERMENT: Lakeview Cemetery in Rib Lake
VISITATION: 9:00 A.M. until time of services at 11:00 A.M Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at Hemer Funeral Home in Rib Lake
DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: May 13, 1933 in Athens
EDUCATION: Lester attended Interwald Area Schools
MARRIAGE: On April 24, 1955 in Mexico, Lester married the love of his life, Eva Corral and she survives.
PRINCIPLE EVENTS IN LIFE: Lester grew up on the family farm where he helped his parents until he traveled to Los Angeles, CA on a Harley in 1953. He worked for MBC Construction Company in Los Angeles, CA until 1967 when he moved his family back to Wisconsin. Lester then worked for Michels Pipeline Inc. until his retirement in 1995. He enjoyed hunting, trapping, fishing, dartball, watching the Packers & Brewers with his family; in California, he enjoyed skin diving and deep sea fishing. Lester loved to travel and go to the casinos.
MEMBER OF: 139 Operators Union, I.B.E.W. Union and former member of the Rib Lake Lions Club
SURVIVING SPOUSE: Eva Fliehs of Rib Lake
SURVIVING CHILDREN: Lorraine (Gregory) Brahmer of Rib Lake, Dan (Mary) Fliehs of Rib Lake, Steve (Luanne) Fliehs of Medford and Shelly (Scott) Thums of Rib Lake
# OF LIVING GRANDCHILDREN: 13 GR-GRANDCHILDREN: 10
SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: Harold (Dianne) Fliehs of Rib Lake, Sylvia (Marvin) Blumenstein of Rib Lake, Diane (Dick) Rorabough of Edenton N.C. and Delores Scheithauer of Medford
BROTHERS/SISTERS DECEASED: Brother-in-law: Marvin Scheithauer
DECEASED FATHER: Emil W. Fliehs
DECEASED MOTHER: Alfrieda Schneveis
PALLBEARERS: 6 Grandsons: Michael Brahmer, Christopher “Bud” Schreiner, Patrick, David, Eric Fliehs and Dakota Thums
OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Lester’s family to be designated at a later date.
-For online condolences, please visit hemerfuneralservice.com