Albert Calvin Lesher


(Mar. 29, 2007)

Albert Calvin Lesher, of Byron, died March 29 at the home of his daughter in Byron. He was 75.

He was born June 19, 1931, in Yosemite, Calif., to Edward and Evalenna (Stewart) Lesher, and received his schooling there.

Albert married Mildred (Ginger) Jeaniv Davis on April 24, 1961 in California, and they began their life together there. Four children were born to this union.

He was a lineman and a former Marine. They moved to Wyoming in 1974, where Albert was employed by Prime Power (formerly Clay's Electric), and he retired from Prime Power in 1999. He enjoyed fishing, boating and woodworking.

He is survived by daughters Rose Lesher of Lochbuie, Colo; Sheila (Harold) Shire of Byron; sons Roy (Karen) Lesher of Powell, and Stacey (Kim) Lesher, of Byron; brother Harold (Della) Lesher of Portland, Ore.; sister Virgel Leibel of Bodfish, Calif.; 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and his wife, Mildred, on Jan. 23, 2000.

Services were held Monday, April 2, at the funeral home.

Thompson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.