Cardinal Glennon Memorial,
Hospital for Children,
1465 S. Grand,
St. Louis, MO 63104
Lester Joseph Norton, 83, of DeSoto, entered into rest at Fountainbleau Nursing Center on Monday, June 25, 2012. Born September 19, 1928 in Union, Mississippi; he was the son of the late Lewis J. and Lavada (Gainey) Norton.
Mr. Norton was a car salesman for Neal Chevrolet and Parker Banks Motor. He served in the US Army during Korea. He was a member of the American Legion Post 253 in Festus, the VFW Post #3777 and Eagles Club of Festus. He loved Cardinal Baseball.
He is survived by his son, David M. (Misty) Norton and one granddaughter, Darian Norton of DeSoto.
Rev. James Owens will be officiating the funeral service.