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Lesley Paul Overton

January 4, 1950 August 7, 2021
Lesley Paul Overton
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Obituary for Lesley Paul Overton

Lesley Paul Overton, 71 of Winterset passed away on Saturday, August 7, 2021 at his home surrounded by his family. Visitation will be held from 11 AM to 12 Noon on Tuesday, August 17th at the Johnson Family Funeral Home in Earlham. Graveside memorial service will be held at 12:30 P.M. on Tuesday, August 17th at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be directed to the John Stoddard Cancer Center or Every Step Hospice. Online condolences may be left at www.johnsonfamilyfuneralhome.com.

Lesley was born on January 4, 1950 to Paul and Mildred Overton in Des Moines, Iowa. He grew up in Des Moines and attended North High School. He later enlisted in the United States Army where he honorably served our country. On November 5, 1970 he was united in marriage to Maryann Riley. The couple made their home throughout central Iowa before lastly settling in Winterset.

Lesley enjoyed gardening, fishing, old westerns and John Wayne Movies. He was a long-time member of the Order of Eagles. Most of all he treasured time he was able to spend with his wife, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Lesley was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Mildred Overton; siblings: Tom Overton, Larry Overton, Randy Overton, Gary Overton, Carol Feldman and Sharon Bimrose and brothers-in-law, Austin Ballentine and David Bimrose.

He leaves behind his loving wife, Maryann of Winterset; children: Karl (Cindy) Overton of Des Moines, Kasey (Debra) Overton of Des Moines and Lisa (Josef) Tresten of Winterset; grandchildren: Derek, Tim, Megan, Zach, LeeAnn, Courtney, Teri and Sharon; great-grandchildren: Ava, Mia, Dallas, Myles, T.K. and Onyx

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Visitation

Tuesday

17

Aug

11:00 AM 8/17/2021 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 8/17/2021 12:00:00 PM
Johnson Family Funeral Home - Earlham

140 N.W. 2nd St.
Earlham, IA 50072

Johnson Family Funeral Home - Earlham
140 N.W. 2nd St. Earlham 50072 IA
United States

Service

Tuesday

17

Aug

12:30 PM 8/17/2021 12:30:00 PM
Iowa Veterans Cemetery

34024 Veterans Memorial Dr
Adel, IA 50003

Iowa Veterans Cemetery
34024 Veterans Memorial Dr Adel 50003 IA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Iowa Veterans Cemetery Final Resting Place

34024 Veterans Memorial Dr
Adel, IA 50003

34024 Veterans Memorial Dr Adel 50003 IA
United States
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