|Birth: ||Dec. 27, 1904|
|Death: ||Feb. 6, 1992|
ESTHER L. MC ELWAIN
Funeral services for Esther L. McElwain, 87, of Wheaton, were held Monday at Ave Maria Catholic Church in Wheaton with Rev. Stan Wieser officiating.
McElwain passed away on February 6 after suffering with Myasthenia Gravis for two and a half years.
Pallbearers were Donald Forcier, Delmer Hauschild, Lance Lundquist, Carl Nachtigal, Nanno lizen, and Francis Mont. Interment was in Wildwood Cemetery.
Esther McElwaia was born in Arthur Township on December 27 1904 to Herman and Elizabeth Miller Abraham. She was united in marriage to Herbert McElwain on June 30, 1925.
They farmed in the Wheaton area and she owned and operated Esther's Cafe for several years. She was then employed in the kitchen at Pearson Elementary school. She was a member of Ave Maria Catholic Church, Daughters of Isabelle, Neighborhood Club, Extension, and Birthday Club.
Survivors include a daughter, Margie Fridgen of Wheaton; nine grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Herbert and sons Willis and Donald.
Herman August Oswald Abraham (1873 - 1957)
Elizabeth Magdalene Mueller Abraham (1876 - 1966)
Herbert F. McElwain (1899 - 1964)*
Arthur Rudolph Abraham (1897 - 1981)*
Edward Emil Abraham (1898 - 1965)*
Max Leon Abraham (1900 - 1977)*
Esther Louise Abraham McElwain (1904 - 1992)
Myrtle Elvira Abraham Hormann (1910 - 1957)*
Ernest Louis Frank Abraham (1914 - 1980)*
Note: wife of Herbert McElwain [138, 140]
Created by: Lori
Record added: Oct 17, 2007
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