Vera L. LeMasters


Relationship to conference: Wife of retired elder, Rev. Clarence Edward LeMasters, who died in 2019

Date of death: Oct. 1, 2020 at age 94

Arrangements: A funeral service was held Oct. 9, 2020 at First UMC in Lakeland, Florida.

Appointment information: Rev. LeMasters was ordained as a deacon in 1951 and as an elder in 1952 in the Indiana Annual Conference. He served in Indiana churches before serving Minnesota churches in Sauk Centre, Ada, Beltrami, and Moorhead. He then served as a chaplain in the U.S. Navy. He retired in 1988.

Mrs. LeMasters is survived by her son, Doug (Jeanette) LeMasters; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. LeMasters, and daughter, Diane Knippers.

Cards of condolence can be sent to Doug LeMasters, 7248 Albemarle Dr., Denver, NC 28037.

Memorials are preferred to the Diane Knippers Memorial Endowed Scholarship (Asbury University, One Mechlem Dr., Wilmore, KY 40390).

An obituary can be read on the Heath Funeral Chapel website. 

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