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Lester McLain Luhn

Born: Tue., Dec. 15, 1931
Died: Thu., Aug. 16, 2012

Funeral Service

Location: St. Paul Lutheran Church

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Mr. Lester McLain Luhn, 80, formerly of Frederick County and more recently of Rock Hall, MD, died Thursday, August 16, 2012 at St. Agnes Hospital in Baltimore. He was the husband of the late Margaret Virginia Brown Luhn.

Born December 15, 1931 in Frederick, he was the son of the late Charles Bradley and Helen Martha Smith Luhn. Mr. Luhn worked as a plumber for General Services Administration, retiring after 27 years. He was a member of the National Rifle Association. He enjoyed hunting, archery, golf, and spending time with his family.

Mr. Luhn was a veteran of the United States Air Force having served during the Korean War. He was a member of the American Legion Post  # 228 of Rock Hall.

He is survived by his daughter, Susan Schmitt and husband, Charles, of Rock Hall; his son, Tom Luhn and his wife, Kimberly, also of Rock Hall; his grandchildren, David Hickerson, Kayla Luhn, and Mackie Luhn; two brothers, Charles Luhn and wife, Betty; and James Luhn and wife, Mary; sister-in-law, Pat Luhn; and several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his sister, Geraldine Luhn, and his brother, Kenneth Luhn.

Funeral services for Mr. Luhn will begin at 12 noon on Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Jefferson. The family will receive friends one hour prior to services. Officiating will be the Rev. Katrina L. Holland.

Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Arrangements are being handled by Stauffer Funeral Homes, P.A., 1621 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick.

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Wayne & Francie Hickerson
   Posted Sun August 19, 2012
Tom & family,

We are very sorry for your loss. Even though it was expected, when you lose someone you love, especially someone very close to you, it is very hard to say goodbye. You will keep your memories of Lester forever. The special events you shared will comfort and sustain you in the years ahead.

Carl ''Skip'' Rentzell
   Posted Sun August 19, 2012
So sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Sandy Bowne-Culberson
   Posted Sun August 19, 2012
I didn't know Mr. Luhn but I communicate with his daughter Susan. I send my warmest sympathies to his family and friends. May his passage be a peaceful one.

Becky Full
   Posted Sun August 19, 2012
Sue, Smitty, Tom and Kim,
I’m so sorry to hear of your dad’s death. I have such fond memories of Les and the time that our families spent together. He was a gentle, kind man and such a good father to you kids. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.
Sincerely, Becky Full

Ian Bartman
   Posted Mon August 20, 2012
Dear Tom, Kim, and family,

We are sorry to hear about your loss. We wish you our deepest condolences.

Ian and Katie Bartman

The Moore''s
   Posted Mon August 20, 2012
It's hard to say we understand, but please know we are praying for you, we think of you like family and we are always here for you and the children. We did not know your father well, but from all the stories you have shared, we know your Dad was a special and loving man.

Bruce, Tina, Kacie and family, Justin Tobery
   Posted Mon August 20, 2012
We wanted to let you know how much we are thinking about you all at this time. We know that he will be greatly missed and always loved. Sending prayers to you Tom, Kim, and the kids.

Joe Zimmerman
   Posted Tue August 21, 2012
I am sorry to hear of Lester's passing. I have such fond memories of the times we spent together. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time.

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