Esther Dutton

Esther DuttonEsther M. Dutton, 88, of Bluff City died at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, March 13, 2005, at Havana Health Care Center.

She was born Sept. 20, 1916, in Bader, a daughter of Jesse and Ethel Danner Baum. She married John Henry Dutton on Jan. 13, 1936, in Astoria. He died July 5, 1995.

She also was preceded in death by one daughter, Gertrude Dutton; one brother; and one sister.

Surviving are three daughters, Norma (and John) Williams and Dorothy (and Jim) Weaver, both of Havana, and Pam (and Steve) Burget of Astoria; three sisters, Edith Danner of Chillicothe, Evelyn Hyzer of Lewistown and Edna (and John) Danner of Ipava; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

She worked for Mummert Seed Co. in Astoria and Bonnett's Turkey Farm in Havana.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria, where visitation will be one hour before. Wayne Curless will officiate. Burial will be in Sheldons Grove Cemetery in Sheldons Grove.

Memorials may be made to Hickory-Kerton Fire Department, Havana Health Care Center or Bluff City Community Church.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 3/16/2005

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