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Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Obituary - Harold E. Lesmeister

Funeral services and military honors for Harold E. Lesmeister of Butler, Missouri will be 11:30 a.m. Saturday, January 2, 2021 at the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler. Prior to services, visitation 10 - 11 a.m. and Rosary at 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 2 at the Schowengerdt Chapel.

Cremation to follow services with a private family inurnment at Oak Hill Cemetery at a later date. Contributions to DaVita Dialysis in Harrisonville, Missouri. Online condolences www.schowengerdtchapel.com.

Harold Edward Lesmeister, age 74 of Butler, Missouri died Sunday, December 27, 2020 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri. He was born May 8, 1946 to Clem Edward and Teresa Rotert Lesmeister in Clinton, Missouri.

Harold is survived by his wife, Karen Lesmeister of Butler, Missouri; two sons, Keith Lesmeister and wife Esther of Nebraska City, Nebraska and Devyn Loveland of Butler, Missouri; two daughters, Casey Lesmeister of Leavenworth, Kansas and Lindsey Lesmeister and wife Katherine Botha of Elko, Nevada; one stepson, Jason Greer and significant other Stephanie Bartimus of Butler, Missouri; a stepdaughter, Amy Burnett and husband Jeff of Adrian, Missouri; four brothers, Joe Lesmeister of Arlington, Washington, Johnny Lesmeister and wife Karen of Bolivar, Missouri, Ralph Lesmeister and wife Kathy of San Antonio, Texas and Francis Lesmeister and wife Robin of Butler, Missouri; three sisters, Sharon Miller and husband Ken of Nixa, Missouri, Evelyn Ceebe and husband Robert of Montrose, Missouri and Bernice Pennington of Kinston, North Carolina; 14 grandchildren; and one great-grandson. He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Scot Lesmeister in 2017; and one brother, Donald Lesmeister.

Due to Covid, the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel respectfully asks that everyone wear a mask and practice social distancing.