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“To my sister Sheila and her kids Darren & Heather and also his daughter in law Heather O.and his 6 grandkids our hearts go out to you all.gone bit...Read More »
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“i am a cousin and i used to baby sit lester and elaine when they were little we had some fun times .i remember one tjme lesters teacher called ansaid...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: christine (hale) and bernie knight - IL

“Hi sister I'm sorry for your loss and to your lovely family love yous all from Scotland keep your chin up family ”
3 of 4 | Posted by: Billy henderson

“Sheila, I am so sorry to learn of Les' passing. God bless you and your family.As always, Debra Knapp (QC Wahl Clipper) ”
4 of 4 | Posted by: Debra Knapp - Sterling, IL


Lester L. Farrington, age 69, of Dixon, died Saturday, March 5, 2022 at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
Lester was born December 9, 1952 in Rock Falls the son of Robert and Viola (Weeks) Farrington. He married Sheila Henderson on November 10, 1984 in Scotland. Lester served in the US Navy for 14 years retiring as First Class Petty Officer. He loved music especially playing guitar and enjoyed playing chess with his granddaughter.
He is survived by his wife, Sheila Farrington of Dixon; three children, Darren (Heather) Farrington of Sterling, Heather Elder of Dixon and Nathan DeCrane of Summerset, KY; one sister, Elaine (Dwayne) Bennett of Rock Falls; and six grandchildren, Constance Farrington, Faith Elder, Tori Edler, Chandler Elder, Brianne Farrington and Kayleigh Farrington.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A gathering of family and friends will be held Friday, March 11, 2022 from 5:00 – 7:00 PM at the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls.
A memorial has been established.