Esther Marie Scott

October 03, 1937 ‒ December 22, 2013

Galion, Ohio

Esther Marie Scott, 76, of Galion, died Sunday, December 22, 2013 unexpectedly at home.

Born October 3, 1937 in Cleveland, she was the daughter of William Leonard Payne and Eliza (Allford) Payne.

Esther loved her grandchildren and liked to read, cook, play bridge and computer games and was an avid Ohio sports fan. She worked at Lifetouch for three years in the stockroom and previously worked at Valley View Golf Course, P.P.G. Industries in Crestline, North Electric in Galion and various other places.

She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, William “Tom” and Cindy Hanning of Galion and Terry E. and Jayne Hanning of Galion; one daughter and son-in-law, Jane Lynn and David Wirick of Galion; grandchildren, Matt (Ashley) Hanning, Eric (Neva) Hanning, Lyndsey (Kent) Keesee and Mandy (Jeff) Patriarche; five great-grandchildren, Matt, Jr., Cami, Wyatt, Riley and Maranna; four sisters, Leona Grogg of Galion, Almira Morton of Galion, Sharon Freyman of Galion and Linda and Jerry McLain of Newburgh, Ind.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Ruth Burnell and her former husband Arthur T. Hanning.

Friends may call from 10 to 12 p.m. Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at Snyder Funeral Home Richardson Davis Chapel, 218 S. Market St., Galion where services will be held at 12 p.m. Tuesday, December 24 with Pastor Monty Trammel officiating. Burial will be in Iberia Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Disabled American Veterans. P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, Ohio 45250.

Snyder Funeral Home Richardson Davis Chapel in Galion is honored to serve Mrs. Scott’s family.