Lester J. Mann, Jr., 90, of Jersey Shore, passed away May 27, 2021 at Manor Care in Williamsport.
He was born Oct. 19, 1930 in Snow Shoe. He was a son to the late Lester J. Mann, Sr. and Laura Iva (Shawley) Mann. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, the former Mabel D. Bower; a son, William E. Mann; two sisters, Shirley (Ralph Lyons), Loretta (Bill Englert); daughter in law, Betty Bower; step brother, Andy Mann
He is survived by a son, Harry F. Bower; daughter in law, Linda Mann; brother, Robert (Aletha) Mann; a stepsister, Patti (Gary Lattimer); six grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
He was known as "Les" to friends and coworkers, and "Tink" to family because he loved to tinker with things.
Les was mainly employed by Avco/Textron from which he retired. During long periods of layoffs, he would work driving cookie truck, driving for Frito Lay, or working for a Flood Restoration company. In his younger years he farmed with his father in Milesburg.
He honorably served his country in the United States Army. Les loved hunting, fishing, and shooting. Les and his brother Bob were avid reloaders of all types of ammunition. He was a wonderful family man and will be sadly missed.
Services will be held at the convenience of the family.
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