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Life Story / Obituary
BABCOCK – Mr. Lester G. Babcock aged 83, of Plainfield Twp, passed away on November 16, 2016. He was preceded in death by his wife, Marilyn; and grandchildren, Isabel and Berkley. Lester is survived by his children, Dan (Kathy) Babcock, James Babcock, Joy (Sandro) Pinheiro, and Jill (Craig) Warners; grandchildren, Trenton, Ethan, Jamison, Kyle, Elise, and Savanah; brother, Bob (Jacqueline) Babcock; and many nieces and nephews. Lester was an accomplished carpenter who build many homes in the Rockford area. He enjoyed working with wood and had a great dry sense of humor. A special thank you to the staff of Cherrywood Manor and Faith Hospice for the compassionate care shown to Lester. A memorial visitation will be held from 2-4 (with a brief service to follow) on Monday November 21, 2016 at Heritage Life Story Funeral Home, 1833 Plainfield NE. Contributions in his memory may be made to Mel Trotter Ministries. Please visit www.lifestorynet.com to read his lifestory, archive a memory, photo, or sign the guestbook online.