January 14, 2013

Esther Johnson

— Esther Johnson, 98, Logansport, passed away at 2:58 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, in Miller’s Merry Manor.

Born March 5, 1915, in Rantoul, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Alfred and Cara Peterson Johnson.

Esther was retired from the former Bailey’s Clothing Store, where she had worked for many years.

Esther was a charter member of Eagles Auxiliary. She was also a life member of the VFW Auxiliary.

Surviving are several nieces and nephews; and her extended family of fellow residents and caregivers at Miller’s Merry Manor.

She was preceded in death by five brothers Melvin, Arthur, Ted, Pete and Harold; and two sisters, Ellen Wisely and Mabel Johnson.

A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Fisher Funeral Chapel with Celebrant Patricia Fisher officiating.

Friends may call one hour prior to the service at the funeral chapel. Burial will follow in the Royal Center Cemetery.

You may light a candle in remembrance of Esther and share condolences in her guestbook at