|Birth: ||May 24, 1926|
|Death: ||Feb. 24, 1998|
From the February 26, 1998, edition of The Quad-City Times (Davenport, IA)
LONG GROVE, Iowa - Services for Esther O. Bailey, 71, of Long Grove, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Ann Catholic Church, Long Grove. Burial will be in St. Ann Cemetery.
Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Friday at St. Ann Church, with a vigil at 7 p.m. and a rosary at 7:30 p.m.
Mrs. Bailey died Tuesday, Feb. 24, 1998, at Genesis Medical Center- West Campus, Davenport.
She was born May 24, 1926, in Davenport, to William and Celesta (Westendorf) Petersen. She married John P. Bailey on Aug. 17, 1946, in Davenport. He died April 21, 1983.
Esther was a member of St. Ann Church, St. Ann Guild, Creative Christians, Diocesan Council of Catholic Women and the Catfish Jazz Society.
Memorials may be made to the Debt Retirement Fund, St. Ann Church or Long Grove Volunteer Fire Department.
Survivors include daughters, Shirley Collins, Davenport, Annmarie Sabel, Mount Pleasant, Iowa, Bridget Delap, Long Grove, Carol Arpy, Long Grove, and Ruth Roesler, Needville, Texas; sons, Thomas, Germantown, Md., Paul, Davenport, Neil, Orlando, Fla., Donald, Coral Springs, Fla., and James, New Windsor, Ill.; 32 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; a sister, Suzanne Labath, Long Grove; and a brother, Harold Petersen, Kansas City, Mo.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John; a daughter, Monica; a grandson, Nathan; a sister, Mary Jo Stolemier; and a brother, William Petersen. May they rest in peace.
John P. Bailey (1921 - 1983)
Monica A. Bailey (1966 - 1984)*
Saint Anns Catholic Church Cemetery
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