Stephen Lane Lescher, a past resident of Victorville, California, Amman, Jordan, Austin, Dallas and Lucas, Texas, went to be with the Lord Sunday, May 24, 2020 at the age of 55.
He was born to Charles Oliver Lescher, Jr. and Gaynelle Lescher on September 8, 1964, in Apple Valley, California. Stephen attended Anderson High School in Austin, Texas, was on the Anderson Trojan’s swim team, and graduated in 1982. He attended Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas, was a member of Phi Delta Theta, and received a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry in 1986. He also earned an MBA from Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas, in 1990.
Stephen was an eagle scout, loved camping, gardening and being outdoors. He was a triathlete, excellent swimmer, avid water skier and enjoyed cycling, snow skiing and scuba diving. Stephen was a successful banker for almost 30 years, primarily in oil and gas. He was sentimental, patient, genuine, funny, and sarcastic and had a profound impact on anyone that knew him. Stephen had an abundance of meaningful relationships and made lifelong friendships.
He was a loving, devoted, selfless father who never missed a game and always put his children first. This was exemplified by how he lived life. Stephen wanted his children to carry on his legacy by sharing his passion for things he loved to them.
He found the love of his life and soulmate 3 years ago. The two filled that time with a lifetime worth of perfect, beautiful memories. They adored one another. The depth of their love and the joy they shared was evident to all.
Stephen is survived by his wife, Lucretia Corrine Lescher; twin children, Emma Claire Lescher and Oliver Brooks Lescher and their mother, Leah Lescher. Additionally, he is survived by his father, Lieutenant Colonel Charles Oliver Lescher Jr., stepdaughter, Moira Jewel Boland, uncle, Warren McManus Jr. of Milan, Italy, and aunt, Judith Pollock of Florida.
Stephen was preceded in death by his beloved sister, Valerie Blanche Lescher and adored mother, Gaynelle Lescher.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, June 6, 2020 at Creekwood United Methodist Church, 261 Country Club Road, Allen, Texas 75002. A graveside service will be held on Monday, June 8, 2020 at Green Hill Cemetery in Muskogee, Oklahoma.