Esther E. Carter

March 04, 1922 ‒ March 05, 2011

Marengo, Ohio

Esther E. Carter, age 89 of Marengo, died Saturday afternoon March 5, 2011 at her residence surrounded by her family.

She was born on March 4, 1922 in West Jefferson to the late William and Glennie (Winegardner) Temple. She was a retired cook for Otterbein College.

Esther was an avid bingo player and enjoyed a good game of poker. A self sufficient lady she made strawberry freezer jam, homemade beef and noodles, homemade bread and cakes. A great mom grandma and great grandma she loved her family greatly.

Survived by son: Butch (Carolyn) of Newark, Bruce (Carol) of Castlebury, Fl., Jerry of Marengo, Jeffry (Mary) of Marengo.30 grandchildren and great grandchildren; sisters: Shirley Peterman of Johnstown.

Preceded in death by husband: Clarence W. Carter in 1983; son: John Carter; brothers: Norman, Leonard, Cecil, Richard, Russell, Bill; sisters: Frances, Marcella, Joann, Martha, Agnes.

Friends may call Tuesday from 10 a.m.-Noon at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury where services will follow at Noon. Interment will be in the Burnside Cemetery.

Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.