Mr Brian George Charles Lester

(Late of Evans Lifts)

It was with great sadness that Brian passed away on Wednesday 23rd October, aged 86 years.

Brian had a full and happy life.  We hold wonderful and treasured memories of a kind and loving husband and a very special, devoted father and grandparent.

We will miss you and love you forever and always.  Wife Maureen, sons Stephen and Andrew, daughter-in-laws Sharon and Alison, grandsons Ben, Matthew and Bradley.

Brian’s funeral service will be held at Gilroes Crematorium on Thursday 7th November at 11:00am.

Family flowers only.  Donations if so desired, in memory of Brian, for Royal British Legion, Somerset Legion House, Weston-Super-Mare or Air Ambulance, will be kindly accepted on the day, or may be made online at or sent to Anstey & District Funeral Services, Talbott House, Leicester Road, Anstey, Leicester, LE7 7AT. 0116 234 0548

Total collected to date: £435.02

Charity details

The Royal British Legion

The Royal British Legion provides lifelong support for the Armed Forces community - serving men and women, veterans, and their families

Registered Number 219279

The Air Ambulance Service

We fly two regional air ambulances, across the counties of Warwickshire, Northamptonshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire & Rutland. These two helicopters provide a rapid response to trauma and medical emergencies over an area of 3850 square miles covering many of the UK’s major road networks including the M1, M6, M69 and M42. With an average response of just 13 minutes, between them they attend on average 6 missions a day.

You may well have seen us in the skies above you. We’ve saved thousands of lives in our community. We need your help to save thousands more.

Registered Number 1098874

Messages of condolence

Brian was a valued work colleague and frend at Evan's lifts over many years. Our sincere condolences to the family.

David & Gillian Jefferson

Service details

Celebration of a Life

07 November, 2019 11:00

Gilroes Crematorium

Groby Road, Leicester, LE3 9QG