Sunday, Apr. 21, 2013
GARY DALE KESTERSON
Gary Kesterson passed away peacefully at home April 15, 2013. Gary was the beloved husband and soul mate of Sandy, loving father of Kenya, Jimmy and Traci and adoring grandfather of Tyler, Cooper, Avery, Zia, Grace, Owen, Rowdy and Sy. Also survived by his mother Louise Smedley of Mena, Arkansas, brother Larry Kesterson also of Mena and sister Linda Saferin of Atlanta, Georgia. Gary was born on April 25, 1950 in Mena Arkansas. He began working for Sutherland Lumber in Dallas in 1966 and worked his way up to corporate offices and worked with Westlake with responsibilities for 22 stores. In 2003 he opened a Cold Stone Creamery at the Station Casino in Kansas City. Poor health forced him to retire in 2004. Gary was 62 years young and he will be missed by all.