August 17, 2022

Hester Ann Nunnery


Hester Ann Nunnery
Age: 82
Died: Thursday, February 16, 2017 at St Catherine Hospital in Garden City
Born: August 28, 1934 at Lamar, Colorado
Parents: Archie & Martha (Wilson) Sallee
Marriage: to John J. Nunnery on April 21, 1973 at Garden City

Hester graduated from Lamar High School and went to work as a Telephone Operator. She later moved to Garden City and was the Group Chief Operator. She worked for Southwestern Bell for 18 years in Lamar and Garden City. After her marriage she moved to Chicago where she also worked for a Telephone Company. She and her husband then moved to Lafayette, Colorado. After retiring they moved to Canon City, back to Lamar for 10 years and then to Garden City in 2014. She enjoyed fishing, hunting, her many pets, trips to casinos & being involved with her Grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her Father- Archie Sallee, Mother- Martha Landreth, infant son- Thomas Irwin, Brother- Tom Sallee & Sister- Elizabeth Jones.

Survivors: Husband John Nunnery Home
7 Children Cindy Stinemetz Garden City
George Irwin Garden City
Mike Irwin Garden City
Steve Nunnery Firestone, Colorado
Chris Nunnery Phoenix, Arizona
Marty Nunnery Chicago, Illinois
Scott Nunnery Broomfield, Colorado
11 Grandchildren
9 Great-Grandchildren
4 Great-Great-Grandchildren

Funeral Service: 10:30 MST Tuesday
Place: First Baptist Church in Lamar, Colorado
Officiating: Rev Darren Stroh
Burial: Fairmont Cemetery in Lamar
Memorials: Finney County Humane Society
In care of Garnand Funeral Home
Calling Hours: 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM Monday
At Garnand Funeral Home in Garden City
Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com