March 21, 2017

In Memory of

Lester L. Luce (Lon)

Lester L. Luce (Lon) was an accomplished leather crafter, having won several ribbons on his work at competitions like IFOLG. He started doing leather work in high school. Then after a long hiatus, he took up the craft again when he retired in 1998. He belonged to the South Central Leathercrafters Guild for many years, serving as president for one term. He loved making items for people and gave many people works to cherish. His passion in the later years of his working with leather involved creating wall-hanging pictures. He passed away on August 6, 2016 in Castalian Springs, TN.