Barr, Samuel Lester Thomas

Name: Barr, Samuel Lester ‘Les’ Thomas
Burial Date: 1997, 06/19
Age at Death: 87
Plot Location: 978 E
Notes: Husband of Ella Flora(Keese)McMullen Weston and Myra(Harvey)Cassidy Harrison Barr

US Army   WW I

War: WW1

Samuel Lester Thomas Barr

Death 16 Jun 1997 (aged 87)

Sterling, Rice County, Kansas, USA Add to Map

Plot 978 E

Samuel “Lester” Barr, a resident of Sterling since 1977, died Monday, June 16, 1997, at Sterling Presbyterian Manor at the age of 87.

He was born Sept. 2, 1909, in Sterling, the son of James and Ethel Bradley Barr. He was a retired Federal Aviation Administration employee.

He married Ella Flora McMullen Weston. She died Oct. 8, 1977. On April 8, 1978, he married Myra Euleta (Harvey) Cassidy Harrison. She died Nov. 14, 1991.

Survivors include four step-daughters: Patricia Sorem, Corvallis, Ore.; Barbara Mitchell, Denver; Nancy Stonebraker, Ellsworth; a sister Vesta Braden, Sterling; 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Sillin Funeral Home, Sterling. Burial was in the Sterling Community Cemetery.

A memorial fund has been started for the Sterling Presbyterian Manor, in care of the funeral home.


Birth: Sep. 2, 1909
Death: Jun. 16, 1997

Age 87     US Army
Veteran of: World War IFamily links:
James LeRoy Barr (1867 – 1957)
Ethel Bradley Barr (1888 – 1966)


Myra Euleta Harvey / Cassidy / Harrison Barr (1911 – 1991)*
Myra Euleta Harvey Cassidy (1911 – 1991)

Samuel Lester Thomas Barr (1909 – 1997)
Myrle Jennis Barr (1913 – 1996)*

*Calculated relationship

Sterling Cemetery
Rice County
Kansas, USA
Plot: 978 E
Created by: Lawcas
Record added: Feb 10, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104948889