Chester L. Morin, age 93, of Delano, formerly of Hamel passed away Friday, April 22, 2016, at the Golden LivingCenter in Delano.
He was born Nov. 19, 1922, in Hamel, to Magerick and Amanda (Dery) Morin.
Chester was an accomplished gardener. He loved to fish and compete in games of chance, and was known for always having a new car and keeping it immaculate.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and siblings Virgil Morin, Esther Aurentz, Viola Martin, Clifford Morin, Lawrence Morin, Leo Morin, Mildred Barrett Loftus, and Shirley Morin.
Chester is survived by many nieces and nephews.
Gathering with visitation took place Saturday, April 30 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Iten Funeral Chapel in Delano. Interment with military honors followed at 1 p.m. at the St. Jeanne de Chantel Cemetery in rural Corcoran.
Arrangements were with the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.