Nelson McFarland LeSuer Jr. 1923 - 2005
Private inurnment services for Nelson McFarland LeSuer Jr., 82, St. John, will be at a later date in Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence.Mr. LeSuer died Monday, Aug. 8, 2005, at Kenwood Plaza in St. John.He was born March 24, 1923, in Pratt, the son of Nelson McFarland, Sr., and Bess Caldwell LeSuer He graduated from McLouth High School in 1941. He was a longtime resident of Pratt and moved to St. John in 2004.Mr. LeSuer served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1943 to 1946, during World War II. He was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion and Pratt Elks Lodge.Survivors include two sons, Larry R., Plano, Texas, and Dale A., Topeka; a daughter, Teri L. James, Kansas City, Mo.; three sisters, Harriet Mark, Tonganoxie, Barbara McBride, State College, Pa., and Marilyn Hogan, Vancouver, Wash.; and three grandchildren.The family suggests memorials to the American Heart Assn. or American Lung Assn., sent in care of Minnis Chapel, P.O. Box 34, St. John 67576.