Esther Louise Chelsea

October 30, 1943 ‒ June 28, 2015

Marion, Ohio

Esther Louise Chelsea, age 71, of Marion, died Sunday, June 28, 2015 at The Kindred Community.  Esther was born October 30, 1943 in Sewickley, PA to the late Andrew and Louise (Granitz) Stranko.  Esther served her county in The United States Marine Corps.  Esther is survived by John Daniel Chelsea.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, July 1, 2015 from 9:30 until 10:30 at St. Mary Church with a 10:30AM Mass of Christian Burial celebrated by Father Thomas Buffer.  Burial will follow in The Marion Cemetery with Military Honors presented by The Marion County United Veterans Council. Gunder/Hall & Folk Funeral Directors, a division of Snyder Funeral Homes, is honored to serve the Chelsea Family.  Online condolences may be expressed at