November 27, 2014


Shelly M. Lester

Lester, ShellyShelly M. Lester, 45, of Elyria, died at her home Sunday, June 2, 2013, after suffering with Crohn’s disease for many years. Born July 19, 1967 in Amherst, she was a 1985 graduate of Elyria High School and loved her pets.

Shelly is survived by her mother, Penny L. Cashner; fiance, Paul Yearsley; aunt, Gail Jackson; uncle, Jearl Jackson; aunt and uncle, Steve and Vicki Lester; cousins, Matt Lester, Tracey Sinkinson and Terri Kaputo; and a stepbrother, Michael Lester.

She was preceded in death by her father, Jimmie H. Lester in 2012.

Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria, handled arrangements for the family. For online condolences, visit

  • don and jackie schulz

    we are so sorry for your loss.

  • Kathy Kiely Horvath

    Penny, so sorry to hear of your loss. My sympathy and thoughts are with you.
    Kathy Kiely Horvath
    Columbus, OH

  • Mark Minnillo

    Penny it has been a long time since I have seen shelly though it seems like yesterday we were all hangin out at your house. Very sorry for your loss. Shelly will be missed.

  • Tom Curtis

    Penny, I’m so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.