Milan Edward Lestock, 84, left this life and loved ones to be with the Lord and with those who had gone on before him on Tuesday July 13, 2010 at 4:30 am at his home in Cumberland.
Milan was born in Cumberland September 5th 1925 the son of the late John and Mary (Mihalik) Lestock. He was a life long resident and care taker of the family farm where he was born 84 years ago. From the day of his baptism Milanâ€™s faith and hope were that of Lutheran where he leaves many friends at Trinity Lutheran Church in Zanesville. Milan worked as a pumper in the oil fields and various other jobs away from his home but his joy was working on his farm.
Milan is survived by his wife of 57 years, Martha (Kovach) Lestock whom he married April 24, 1954, his sons Wayne & Nancy Buchanan Lestock of Cumberland and Jim Lestock of Pleasant City; his grandchildren Justin, Steven, Phillip, Jeremy, Jenna, Karissa and Katlyn his sister Martha & Bob Zudell and a brother in law George Gresh.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his three brothers John (Sophie) Lestock, Jerry (Sue) Lestock and Lewis (Sue) Lestock and his sisters Mary & Steve Pally, Irene Gresh, Ruth & John Gombosh and Betty & Phil Mumah.
All who wish to visit may come 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm Friday, July 16th. 2010 at the Tom & Farus Funeral Home, Cumberland. Funeral services will be 11 am Saturday, July 17th at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, with Pastor Larry Kudart officiating.
In lieu of flowers, please make a memorial contribution in Milanâ€™s name to the Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 128 S. 7th Street, Zanesville, OH 43701.