Edwin Russel Miester Sr.

Published 12:00 am Friday, May 9, 2014

Oct. 15, 1935 – May 2, 2014

FERRIDAY — Memorial services for Edwin Russel Miester Sr., 78, of Jonesville, who died Friday, May 2, 2014, at Hardtner Medical Center, will be at a later date under the direction of Young’s Funeral Home.

Mr. Miester was born Oct. 15, 1935, in New Orleans, the son of Alvin Carl Miester Sr. and Bertha Packard Miester.

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He was a resident of Jonesville and a retired New Orleans Police officer.

Mr. Miester was preceded in death by his parents; and one brother, Alvin Carl Miester Jr.

Survivors include two sons, Edwin Miester Jr. of Jonesville and Dan Miester of New Orleans; two daughters, Lisa Hutchins and husband, David, of Vidalia, and Tammy Illagan of Jonesville; 10 grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.

Online condolences may be made to youngsfh.com.