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Lester Relf Sr., after a brief illness, peacefully entered into eternal rest at his home in Slidell surrounded by family on January 23rd. He was 92. Lester was born in New Orleans and married to his lovely wife Jacquelyn for 54 years. He was father to Lester Jr., Reginald (Carol), Jeannine, & Chantelle (Jose). He was a proud grandfather to Ryan, Reggie, Jr and Lisa and had 3 great grandchildren. He is also survived by a sister(Miriam), brother(Edward(Ruby)) and a host of nieces, nephews & extended family. He is best remembered as a devoted family man, avid sports fan, and for his overall positive & peaceful nature. He spent 38 years as a coach, teacher, and administrator, primarily in the St Charles Parish school system. Additionally, he maintained a second career in the Financial Services industry for 35 years. Over the years, he actively served in the St Leo the Great, Cabrini & St Margaret Mary church parishes. Relatives & friends of the family are invited to attend a mass of Christian burial on January 31 at Our Lady of Holy Rosary, 3368 Esplanade Ave. N O LA 70119 for 1pm. Visitation 11am - 1pm. Arrangements by Rhodes Funeral Home. Condolences can be expressed online at www.rhodesfuneral.com. Flowers are welcome. However, as an alternative, donations to the American Cancer Society, www.cancer.org, on behalf of Lester Relf, Sr are appreciated.