Lester "Jay" Schoonmaker
November 28, 1930 ~ February 24, 2014
Beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather passed from this life February 22, 2014.
He was born on November 28, 1930 in Ogden, Utah to Clarence Lester and Clara Lofthouse Schoonmaker.
Surviving are his 4 children, Nolan (Valerie) Schoonmaker, Kirk (Teresa) Schoonmaker, Sharon (Brad) Smith and Myra Carlisle; brothers, Ken and Charlie; sisters, Emily Schoonmaker, Wilma Weinstock and Carol Groberg; 11 grandchildren and 33 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Sarah; parents; sister, Freda; granddaughter, Jennie and great grandson, Aaron.
Funeral services will be held at the Farr West 8th Ward, 1800 W. North Harrisville Road at 11 a.m. March 3, 2014.
A viewing will be held prior to services from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m.
Interment, Plain City Cemetery.
March 3, 2014, 3:43 pm-
Today you were laid to rest, for a levering and beyond your legacy will live on through my husband and then through my son. The life lessons you instilled and love you have shown will go on forever. You were the kind of grandpa, father and brother a person wanted to be like. I thank you for your being the person and man you were an most of all I'm grateful to have been a part of your life an your family.
We will always remember you and grandma, I'm glad your finally together!
Hugs & kisses!
- Misti Alsup wife of Rusty Alsup