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Lester Callahan

December 20, 1928 - November 18, 2019

Lester Callahan, 90, of Granbury passed away on Monday, November 18, 2019.  Graveside service:

2:30 PM, Friday, November 22, 2019, Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park, Visitation: 5:00 PM -7:00 PM, Thursday, November 21, 2019, Wiley Funeral Home, Granbury.

Lester was born on December 20, 1928 in Center, Texas to Fran…read more

Lester Callahan, 90, of Granbury passed away on Monday, November 18, 2019.  Graveside service:

2:30 PM, Friday, November 22, 2019, Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park, Visitation: 5:00 PM -7:00 PM, Thursday, November 21, 2019, Wiley Funeral Home, Granbury.

Lester was born on December 20, 1928 in Center, Texas to Frank and Carrie Callahan.  He lived in a log cabin growing up.  He proudly served in the United States Army.  He married Lois Marie McCumber and was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.  He loved taking trips to Colorado and going trout fishing on family summer vacations.

Lester worked at a dairy in Oklahoma and came back to Texas in the 1950’s.  He was a master carpenter for 50 years and built homes mainly in Arlington.

Lester was a fiddle player, who loved Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys.  He loved playing music with his son; he would play the fiddle and Keith would play the guitar. He loved dancing and his daughter Sharon was a frequent partner.  He was preceded in death by his first wife: Lois Marie Callahan and second wife: Ina Rhodes.

Lester is survived by his son: Keith Callahan and wife Lois, daughter: Sharon Southard and husband Cliff, grandchildren: Chelsea Haag and husband Matt, Stephanie Shoff, J.W. Callahan and wife Nikki, and Shannon Cabiran and husband Barry, and great-grandchildren: Brylee, Wyatt, Kamrynn, Landon and Jordan.

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Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, November 21, 2019

Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Visitation: 5:00 PM -7:00 PM, Thursday, November 21, 2019, Wiley Funeral Home, Granbury.


Service Information

Date: Friday, November 22, 2019

Time: 2:30 pm

Bluebonnett Hills Memorial Park

Address:

5725 Colleyville Blvd
Colleyville, Texas,TX76034

Graveside service:
2:30 PM, Friday, November 22, 2019, Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park,


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