Lester Edward Straight Sr. of Shawnee died April 1, 2018, at the OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City.

Lester Edward Straight Sr. of Shawnee died April 1, 2018, at the OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City.

A wake was held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, and the funeral at 10 a.m. Wednesday. Both services were at the Concho Community Center with Rev. Brad Wood officiating. Services were under the direction of Huber-Benson Funeral Home.

Lester was born Feb. 19, 1948, in Clinton.

He was a diesel mechanic for Coca-Cola and a board member of the City of Shawnee Housing Authority.

He is survived by his wife, Lela Onzahwah Straight of the home; sons, Lester Straight Jr. of Mustang, Dusty Straight and Levi Straight, both of Oklahoma City; daughters, Lacy Straight of Mustang, Leslie Straight and Angela Straight, both of Shawnee, and Gayla Straight of Pearl City, Hawaii; brothers, Robert Richter and Benjamin "Benny" Straight; and 10 grandchildren.

His mother, Maude Straight Richter, and an infant son, Bret Joseph Straight, preceded him in death.