Message from Don Rigney
December 2, 2020 6:47 PM
Esther was a wonderful giving person. A kind heart. She had a deep passion for people. I can't say enough about her. She will be missed by all of us that knew her.
Message from Carolyn & Ralph Wottowa
December 2, 2020 9:21 AM
What a beautiful gift you gave Esther with the celebration of family talent at the Mass on Saturday. I kept looking around for her to be in the audience but of course I knew she couldn’t really be there. It’s hard to believe she is gone. We will keep her memory alive with some of the things she has shared with us through the years. Love 💕 to all of you!
Message from Judy Anderson
November 29, 2020 12:42 PM
So sorry to hear of Esther's passing; we knew each other from a chair yoga class. She was a very nice lady. Judy Anderson
Message from carol burtz
November 29, 2020 10:25 AM
Deepest sympathy extended to Esther's family. What an amazing woman she was. She will live in the hearts of many....she touched so many lives. When Esther came to work at Empire Comfort Systems, we connected on a deep level and remained friends and in touch after her retirement. What a special lady. She was God's gift to all who knew her. Much love and God Bless each and everyone left to mourn our loss. Carol Burtz
Message from Larry, Sharon, Shanna & Shari Evans
November 28, 2020 1:34 PM
My family was so saddened to hear of the loss of Esther. She was a dear & kind friend. I worked with her for awhile at Empire Comfort Systems.
Later in life, my two daughters developed a strong bond with her. She was treasured by them. We will miss her.
Message from Elaine Schwaegel Pultman
November 27, 2020 5:02 PM
My brother, sisters and I are so very sad to hear we have lost Esther. We remember what a beautiful person she was. Always in a good mood & had a smile. When you talked to her, she was always interested. I remember that she and Louise enjoyed doing many things together. She was one of the few relatives who never got my sister Carol and I mixed up.😊 She will be greatly missed by everyone who knew her.
Message from Jim and Judy Burkhart
November 27, 2020 3:50 PM
We are so sorry for Esther's passing. We remember her as a warm and pleasant individual to be around. Prayers for Bob and the rest of the family.
Message from Mike and Cathy Lobstein
November 27, 2020 8:42 AM
We are so sorry for your loss. Esther was always so pleasant. We remember what a dear friend she was to Dude and Gladys. Prayers for your family during this sad time.
Mike and Cathy
Message from Nancy Sawalich
November 26, 2020 7:07 PM
I am saddened to hear of Esther's passing. We attended exercise classes together and I enjoyed knowing her. Please accept my condolences.
Message from Tracie Renschen
November 26, 2020 10:11 AM
I am truly sorry to hear of Esther's passing. She was a very kind person and always had a nice word for everyone. She was part of our exercise group at PSOP for many years. I will miss her when we are able to resume meeting.
Message from Dick and Jan Olson
November 25, 2020 4:08 PM
So sorry to read Esther’s obituary. She was one of the kindest women we knew. She was especially compassionate to my mother, Leona Kombrink, after my dad died. I always appreciated her helping my mom.
In past years we would sometimes see her at Panera in Fairview Hghts. and would have such nice conversations.
We are holding you in prayer as you grieve her physical presence with you yet celebrate her entrance into eternal life.p. Prayers the Olsons
Message from CAROLYN WOTTOWA
November 25, 2020 8:17 AM
My dear cousin--what a year it's been. Seems like just a few weeks ago you were sewing masks. That was your way of doing something positive when the COVID pandemic started. You were being so careful staying in, letting family pick up supplies, wiping off whatever came into the house. But then you were hit with a different "C" disease--Cancer. This summer was so hard for you. So many friends and family helped you in different ways. I feel blessed that you let me be one of those people even for just one doctor visit. Esther, thank you for all the lives you have touched. We will all miss you. You will have such a special Thanksgiving in heaven this year will relatives and friends you haven't seen in quite a while. You have been an inspiration to me.
A candle was lit by Patricia (Moore)Rettig
on November 24, 2020 5:29 PM