Lester Ford Mackey, 80, of Weirton died Tuesday March 9, 2010, at the Weirton Medical Center. Lester was born on December 13, 1929, in Wheeling, WV, a son of the late Harry L. and Hilda Jane Ford Mackey Moore. He was also preceded in death by his step father, Clarence Levi Moore; a son, Donald Hugh Mackey; a grandson, Nicholas Adam Zajac and his wife Patience Murphy Mackey. Lester served his country in the US Army during the Korean War. He retired from Weirton Steel after 42 years of service. He was known as the high pressure man in the Boiler House. He was a member of the Chapel Hill Wesleyan Church and the Weirton Steel 25 Year Club. He is survived by a son, Douglas James Mackey, and his wife Terri of Weirton,; two daughters, Cindy Rae Zajac and her husband John of Weirton, WV, and Rebecca Jane Mackey of Rogersville, PA; a brother, Donald H. Mackey of Weirton, WV, a half sister, Linda Griffin of Mississippi; six grandchildren, Joshua Mackey, Chris and Debbie Zajac, Daniel and Mallory Mackey, Brianna and Kevin Evans, Herb and Beca Mackey, And Angel and Dan Zajac; nine great grandchildren, Halee, Blake, Jesse, Devon, Charlee, Emma, Jasmine, Angel, and Caitlin. Visitation will be Saturday 2 PM until time of Services at 4 PM at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton, WV. Reverend Marvin Taylor will preside. Interment will be in Three Springs Cemetery, Weirton.