Lester Lowery Phenix passed away peacefully November 2nd at Northwood’s in Farwell, MI with his family by his side. He was 96. He was born on April 15, 1917 in Sherman City, Mecosta County, MI., to Roy and Erma (Huff) Phenix. Lester married Evelyn P. Hillier on March 22, 1941. Evelyn preceded him on April 22, 1998. He retired from Yoplait formally Michigan Cottage Cheese as a Dairy Supervisor where he had 31 years of service. He was a WWII Vet serving four years over seas with the U.S. Army. He was a VFW Post 7979 member. He enjoyed hunting, and shooting his guns, and spending quality time with his family. He is survived by his two sons, Vernon (Carol) Phenix of Lake, MI. Roger (Susan) of Farwell, MI. 8 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents, wife, and two sisters, Lena and Irene. Services will be held at 11:00 am Wednesday November 6th at the Corey Funeral Home. Visitation will be 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm Tuesday November 5th and an hour prior to the service at Corey Funeral Home. Interment will be at Forest Hill Cemetery Evart, MI.