- May 31, 2017
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1931 – 2017
It is with profound sadness that the family announces that John (Janez) Lesar passed away peacefully with family by his side on Wednesday, May 31, 2017. John was predeceased by his son John Jr. in 1979, father Janez (1984), mother Maria (1994), brother Lojz (2002) and sister in law Vera (2006). John is survived by his wife Emilia, his daughter Maida (Ariel) and grandson Colin. John was born May 15, 1931 in Sušje, Slovenuja. He immigrated with his wife in February 1958. He worked for Miller Sheet Metal until his retirement. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be directed to St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Parish.
Vigil of Prayer will take place on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at Westwood Funeral Chapel , 1402 20th St. W, beginning at 7:00 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Parish, 211 Ave O.South, on Wednesday June 7, at 10:30 a.m. Rite of Interment will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery.