Elmer Lynn Kesner, 88, of Caldwell,
died Wednesday, August 11, 1993 at a
hospital of natural causes. Funeral
services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, August 16, 1993 at
Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
Pastor Jerry Davis of
the Caldwell Free Methodist
Church will officiate.
Burial will follow at
Elmer Lynn Kesner was born August 15, 1904 at
Seymour, Missouri, the eldest son of Arthur and
Gertrude Kesner. He
was married to Mildred Haldiman and two children were born to
their marriage, Joan and John.
Lynn worked for the
Santa Fe Railroad for 43 years, retiring as District
Supervisor in Chanute, Kansas.
He has lived in
since 1975 and was a member of the
He was a resident of
the Odd Fellows Home on the Hill at the time of his death.
Surviving are his daughter, Joan DeFoe of Horseshoe Bend; his
son, John Kesner of Austin, Texas; five grandchildren, two
brothers, Fred Kesner of Caldwell and Joe Broadus of
Sacramento, Ca.; three sisters, Eudora Terry of Caldwell, Nell
Marie Miller of Nampa and Kathryn Halliburton of Kansas City,
He was preceded in death by his wife, a sister and
Memorials may be made to the Caldwell Free
Friends may call at Dakan Funeral Chapel in
from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. today.