Posted by Cathy Gowdy on Wednesday, March 01, 2006 at 05:58:58 :
Tuesday, March 16, 1976
Lester Clayberger, ex-advertising man
Lester M. Clayberger, retired San Francisco advertising man and a Marin real estate salesman, died yesterday in a local convalescent hospital. He was 75.
Clayberger was born in Pennsylvania but spent most of his life in California. He was educated at the College of the Pacific and the University of California at Berkeley, where he was a member of the glee club.
He was head of the advertising department for the Parafin Co. in San Francisco for many years and then later was in advertising for the state Toll Bridge Authority. In recent years, he was in real estate in Marin working for the Timmer firm.
Clayberger was an avid athlete and played soccer and swam for the Olympic Club in San Francisco and also, at one time, the Los Angeles Athletic Club. He also was a member of the San Francisco Advertising Club and continued his interest in glee club singing in his adult life.
He also was a golfer and played in many tournaments.
During World War II he served as a Navy commander.
He is survived by his wife, Alice A. Clayberger of the family home in Corte Madera.
Private funeral has been held.
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