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Esther M. (Crowell) BurgerDecember 1, 1928 ~ December 6, 2017 (age 89)
Esther M. Burger, age 89, of Frankton, passed away on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at Community Hospital.
She was born on December 1, 1928, to the late Walter and Mary (Schoettmer) Crowell.
On April 25, 1950 she married the love of her life James A. Burger and he passed away on May 30, 2000.
Esther was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church of Elwood. She enjoyed being a homemaker and caregiver. Esther loved to volunteer where she was very active in the Frankton community with Frankton Heritage Days, Self Help Group, Food Pantry, and delivering meals to the precinct workers during election day for over 40 years. Esther was a Pink Lady for 37 years at Communtiy Hospital.
Esther is survived by two sons; James (Debra) Burger of Dahlonega, GA, and Bart Burger of Frankton, four grandchildren; April Johnson, Amilyn (Lance) Stange, Alisa Sanders, and Zachary (Jenna) Burger, twelve great grandchildren; Jasmine, Jayda, Izaiah, Aries, Braden, Bryson, Brielle, Brynnley, Mathena, Tanea, Laylah, and Harper, sister; Grace Alexander of Frankton, brother; Anthony (Mike) Crowell of Connersville; several nieces & nephews.
Esther was preceded in death by her father; Walter Crowell, mother; Mary Crowell, husband; James A Burger, brothers George, Eddie, Robert, and Jimmie Crowell; sister Dorothy Hendrickson.
Funeral service celebrating Esther's life will be at 1:00 pm Saturday, December 9, 2017 at Harper & Dunnichay Funeral Home in Frankton with Russell Brashear officiating. Cremation will follow with burial at a later date. Visitation will be Saturday, from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church building fund.
Online condolences can be given at www.dunnichayfuneralhome.com