CHESAPEAKE- Lester Vincent “Bud” Weaser, 90, died April 11, 2013. A native of Steelton, PA, he was the widow of Helen L. Weaser. He retired from the U.S. Navy with 20 years of service and the Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Shop 11,with 20 years of service. Mr. Weaser was past secretary of the Fleet Reserve Four O Club in Bowers Hill, lifetime member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4809, and a Navy veteran of WWII, serving on the LSM 38 in the Philippine Theatre.
Survivors include three children, Karen Gillikin and husband Donald of Chespeake, Joseph Weaser and wife Pat of Portsmouth, and Debbie A. Weaser of Chesapeake; three grandchildren, James Zimmerman, Brian Zimmerman and Brittney Weaser; five nephews; and numerous great-nieces and great-nephews.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, Apr. 17, at 11 AM in Sturtevant Funeral Home, Portsmouth Blvd. Chapel by Mr. Keith Lewis. Burial with military honors will be in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 7-8:30 PM. Contributions may be made to the Fleet Reserve Four O Club.