A Family Funeral Home

Lester Peter Pallesen

July 23, 1930 - September 25, 2022
Racine, WI



Tuesday, October 4, 2022
12:00 PM CDT
West Lawn Memorial Park Chapel
9000 Washington Ave.
Racine, WI 53406


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Trinity Lutheran Church
2035 Geneva St.
Racine, WI 53402

Racine Lutheran High School
251 Luedtke Ave.
Racine, WI 53405

Life Story / Obituary


7-23-1930 – 9-25-2022

Lester P. Pallesen, age 92, passed away Sunday, September 25, 2022 at Ascension All Saints Medical Center. Lester was born in Racine, July 23, 1930, son of the late Peter and Edna (Nee: Bartel) Pallesen.

Lester proudly served with the United States Army and National Guard. He was employed as a postal carrier for many years. Lester was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church. He enjoyed tinkering with anything mechanical and loved driving by the lake on a daily basis.

He will be dearly missed by his nephews and nieces, Charles (Peggy) Pallesen, Debbie (Norman) Stephan, all of Racine; other relatives and dear friends. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his siblings, Bobby, Don, Erwin and Marlys Hyatt.

Funeral services and entombment will be held Tuesday, October 4, 2022, 12:00 p.m. at West Lawn Memorial Park Chapel, 9000 Washington Avenue, with Rev. David Gehne officiating. Memorials to Trinity Lutheran Church or to Racine Lutheran High School have been suggested.