Lester E. Brader, Sr., age 89 years of Merchantville, formerly of Pennsauken and Hackettstown, passed away peacefully on March 9, 2018. Beloved husband of Charlotte J. (nee Sutton) for 67 years. Devoted father of Leslie Mars (Charles), David Brader (MaryLou), Lester "Jay" E. Brader, Jr. (Robin) and Mathew Brader (Tisa). Loving grandfather of Amy, William, Caitlin, Nina, Marisa and Jake and great grandfather of Aiden, Alice, Joey and Lucas. Also survived by sister in law, Margery Christy (the late William) as well as many loving nieces and nephews.
Lester was a 54 year member of the Masons and a United States Air Force and Army Reserve Veteran serving during the Korean War. He was also an avid hunter.
Relatives and friends are invited to the Visitation on Wednesday from 6-8 PM and Thursday from 10-11 AM at the Falco/Caruso & Leonard Pennsauken Funeral Home, 6600 N. Browning Rd. A Masonic Service will be held during one of the visitations. Final disposition will be held privately at the request of the family. In lieu of flowers, the family would like memorial donations to the Masonic Home, 902 Jacksonville Rd, Burlington, NJ 08016.