John Henry Lese, passed away on January 5, 2014 at 85. Loving husband of Linda (Shain) for 56 years; proud father of Jon, Andrew, and Carolyn (Goldberg); father-in-law to Debbie, Susan and Steven; and grandfather to Michael, Katie, Rachel, Jordan and Jack. Predeceased by his brother William.
Graduate of Loomis Chaffee and New York University. A General's aide in the National Guard. A real estate developer of quality homes and apartments.
His joy was spending time with family and friends and his zest for life showed through a wonderful sense of humor and optimistic outlook.
Services at 1pm, Wednesday, January 8, Congregation Emanuel, 2125 Westchester Ave, Rye, NY.
Memorial donations may be made to the "In Praise of Merit Scholarship Fund" at SUNY Purchase.