An Obituary: Lester J. Macklin

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Lester J. Macklin passed away on January 7, 2021. Wise, witty, charitable, and a good friend, Mr. Macklin liked to play tennis, do ballroom dancing, travel the world, garden, work with stained glass, and tinker with anything mechanical. He co-hosted a local tv show about Bedford and he authored a cookbook. One of his most proud accomplishments was being president of the NE Region of Jewish Men’s Club.

Graveside Services were held at Mt. Ararat Cemetery in Farmingdale, NY.

Click this link to read Mr. Macklin’s full announcement.


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