Lester N. Troike, 88

Written by Brust Funeral Home on January 16th, 2018

Lester Troike PhotoA Memorial Service for Lester N. Troike, 88, to celebrate his life and faithfulness will be held on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 11:00 am, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 215 S. Lincoln Street, Lombard, Illinois. He passed away on January 13, 2018.

Lester was born on October 24, 1929 in Chicago to the late William and Erna (Stenzel) Troike.  He was a draftsman for construction for Ceco for 32 years. He was a loving father and grandfather.  He brought a smile and sense of peace to everyone he met.

Lester graduated from the Illinois Institute of Technology with his degree in drafting.  He enjoyed drawing up detailed plans for construction by hand, prior to the help of computer technology.  In his free time, he enjoyed drawing plans for his addition to his home.  He also enjoyed watching the Cubs with his dogs, Cody and Maggie.

He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Noreen (Scheckel); beloved children, Melodie (John) Havlick of Austin, Texas; Shelli Troike of Wheaton; cherished grandchildren, Andrew and Madeline; loving cousins Glory Byrd (Albrecht) of Wheaton,  and Ronald Stenzel of Cicero.  He is preceded in death by his brother, Wilmer, of Belvidere.

The family would appreciate donations for funeral expenses in lieu of flowers. Interment will be private.

More info 888-629-0094.

 

2 Comments so far ↓

  1. Alicia Soria says:

    May you Rest In Peace Dad. Love Pally and Alicia.

  2. Virginia Bateman says:

    Noreen, Shelli,and Melodie,
    I’m sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Virginia

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