Lester Frederick Gammeter, Jr., 71, of Elizabeth City, NC died Friday, January 14, 2022, at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.
Born in Monroe, WI on January 15, 1950, he was the son of the late Rose Mary Pfister and Lester Frederick Gammeter.
Lester served his country honorably retiring from the United States Navy.
He loved reading and spent most of his time in the library.
Lester was the loving husband of Elizabeth Gibbs Gammeter. Also, surviving are three daughters, Julia Gammeter of NC, Shania Shelton of NC, and Brittany Bagley of NY; four sons, Henry Gammeter of FL, Randolph Vaassen of NC, Kevin Shelton, Jr. of NC, and Ronald Bagley of NC; seven grandchildren, Kendrick, Josiah, Elizabeth, Ivy, Laya, Dominique, and Koda; and two sisters, Linda and Heidi.
No services are planned at this time. Memorial donations may be made to the Pasquotank County Library, 100 East Colonial Ave, Elizabeth City, NC 27909. To plant a tree in memory of Lester or send flowers to the family, please visit www.TwifordFH.com/send-flowers.
Twiford Funeral Homes, Elizabeth City is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.TwifordFH.com.
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