Cole Funeral Home

1113 West 5th Street, Mcgregor, TX


Lester Paul Tieben Jr.

January 6, 1965January 7, 2020

Lester Paul “Mo” Tieben Jr., 55, of McGregor, Texas passed away on Tuesday, January 7, 2020. A funeral mass will be 12:00 p.m. Saturday, January 11, 2020 at Saint Eugene Catholic Church in McGregor, Texas with interment to follow in McGregor Cemetery. The visitation will be from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Friday, January 10, 2020 at Cole Funeral Home in McGregor, Texas.

Lester was born on January 6, 1965, in Dodge City, Kansas to Lester Henry Tieben and Paulene Faye (Woods) Tieben. He attended school in McGregor and was a member of Saint Eugene Catholic Church in McGregor. He loved sports, hunting, fishing and camping at Cedar Ridge Park. He loved his dog “Danny Boy” more than he loved his own daughter, Heather.

Mo was preceded in death by sister, Becky Sue Tieben-Hernandez and brother, Danny Joe Tieben.

Survivors include daughter, Heather Tieben-Gonzalez and husband, Robert Gonzalez; parents Lester and Paulene Tieben; sister, Christina Leonard; brother, Jason Ray Tieben; grandchildren, Johnathan, Paul, Norma, and Alicia; and numerous nieces and nephews who called him “Uncle Mo”.


  • Steven Neal
  • Blake Tieben
  • Brady Tieben
  • Chasen Tieben
  • Collin Tieben
  • Jason Tieben


  • Visitation Friday, January 10, 2020
  • Funeral Mass Saturday, January 11, 2020


Lester Paul Tieben Jr.

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Danny Tomlinson

January 14, 2020

All of us at Providence Hospice wish to offer our sincere condolences upon the passing of Mo. Thank you for the privilege and honor of providing care to him and support to the family. May you know the peace and presence of God as you continue your journeys here on earth.
Chaplain Danny Tomlinson

Ronny Bredemeyer

January 10, 2020

To Lester, Pauleen, and Mo's Family, I am very sorry to see/read of Mo's passing!! I lived in McGregor when the Family first moved to McGregor, many years ago!! But, I was not around when Mo grew up!! Thoughts/Condolences/Prayers to 'each' of you!! Please remember of all of the good/fun times that 'each' of you had through the years with Mo!! GOD bless ''each' of you!! Ronny Bredemeyer, formerly of McGregor 1969 to 1989).