Dolores Mildred Esler
May 19, 1925 ‒ September 08, 2021
Mansfield: Dolores Mildred Esler, 96, of Mansfield passed away Wednesday, September 8, 2021, in Strongsville, surrounded by her loving family.
The daughter of Phillip and Helen (Anderson) Feikert, Dolores was born May 19, 1925 in St. Louis, Missouri.
She married Wilbert A. Esler on May 28, 1949 in Detroit, Michigan. The two moved to the Mansfield area in the 1950’s.
Generous with her time, Dolores was blessed with a giving spirit. She was a member at First English Lutheran Church where she served communion and also volunteered in the kitchen, preparing meals. She enjoyed volunteering for the Red Cross. Dolores volunteered at Lexington Elementary Schools to help students improve their reading.
At one time she was also a Brownie Leader.
Dolores was a wonderful homemaker, loving wife and mother. A fabulous scratch cook and baker, she made delicious meals and the best homemade cookies, especially at Christmas. Always fashionable, Dolores dressed impeccably from head to toe.
She is survived by her loving and devoted husband of 72 years, Wilbert Esler of Mansfield; daughters Constance Esler and Carolyn Esler; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, and extended family.
Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her siblings Norma Daniels, Virginia Burkhalter, and Philip Feikert.
Private graveside services will be held in Lexington Cemetery. The Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the Esler family.
Online condolences may be made by visiting: SnyderFuneralHomes.com
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