Amos Hester passed away on Friday, March 28, 2014, at St. Anthony Medical Center in Crown Point, Ind.
Mr. Hester was a retired union crane operator and was a United States Army veteran. He was of the Roman Catholic faith.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Lillie Banister Hester; his parents, Thomas and Lula Hester; and daughter Linda Maxson.
Amos Hester is survived by his son Robert Hester of Calif.; two daughters, Regina Delmore of California and Cheryl Butler (and husband Mike) of Indiana; five grandchildren, Chad Delmore, Amy and Paul Banuelos, Tanya Maxson, Heather and Eric Maurer and Stephanie and Mike Vanderhere; four great-grandchildren, Taylor Maxson, Evan Jones, Jax Banuelos and Nolyn Banuelos.