Lester SternLester Stern, the loving husband of Patricia, and children, David and Rebecca, passed away peacefully after a brief illness in Fargo on Friday, June 14.
Lester was born on July 29, 1926 in Wahpeton to Hugo and Martha Stern. He graduated from Wahpeton High School in 1944. He served in the United States Navy during World War II. He received an associate degree in business from the North Dakota State School of Science in 1948 and then attended the University of Minnesota. He married Patricia née Koenig of Breckenridge, Minnesota in 1965.