The Lusk Herald
January 20, 1983
Lester Myrup, former resident dies
Former area resident Lester N. Myrup died at Kadler Hospital in Pasco, Wash., January 8. He was born June 25, 1920 at Hat Creek, the son of Chris and Millie Myrup. He attended grade school at Hat Creek and was a high school student in Lusk.
Myrup was called to active duty with the National Guard in September of 1940 and served three years in Iran on the Persian Gulf, he was discharged in 1945. A resident of Connell, Wash., the past 40 years, he was employed by Welch Brothers, and was a member of the American Legion Post #196 for many years.
Graveside service for Myrup was held at the Mountain View Cemetery in Connell with the Rev. Howard James officiating. Myrup was preceded in death by his father Chris and one sister, Dorothy.
His is survived by his wife, Ruth and daughters Lisa McCary and Wilma Miller and his son, Aaron Lester of Connell; his mother Millie Myrup of Lusk; three sisters, Tillie Parmely and Laura Alexander, Manville and Betty Johnson, Torrington; two brothers, Don Myrup, Lusk and Alfred Myrup, Torrington; six grandchildren, one step grandchild and one great grandson.
Dannie Ray Alexander (July 22, 1935 - August 15, 2002)Floyd Irvin Alexander (December 22, 1912 - February 9, 1993)Laura C. Alexander (January 19, 1923 - July 13, 2001)Sandra Lee Bressie (September 21, 1938 - August 10, 1975)Garnet Myrup Heckert (October 8, 1935 - March 15, 2017)Betty Lou Johnson (June 1, 1934 - November 27, 2013)Carl L. Johnson (June 2, 1931 - June 17, 2011)Arthur James Mashek (May 13, 1908 - August 22, 1984)Donald Arthur Mashek (November 26, 1939 - February 26, 1940)Dorothy Mashek (August 9, 1917 - October 16, 1972)Twin Boys Mashek (April 23, 1932 - April 23, 1932)Alfred Myrup (May 18, 1928 - September 9, 1992)Donald Glenn Myrup (July 23, 1955 - July 23, 1955)Donald Lloyd Myrup (April 17, 1931 - July 30, 2002)Millie Mable Myrup (September 2, 1900 - May 19, 1987)Nels Christian Myrup (June 15, 1886 - April 29, 1952)Annie Matilda Parmely (November 6, 1925 - July 10, 2014)Clifford F. Parmely (September 14, 1920 - February 7, 2004)
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