|Birth: ||Jan. 30, 1920|
|Death: ||Mar. 1, 2010|
Esther E. Chenoweth, 90, of Ottumwa, died at 3:20 p.m. March 1, 2010, at Ridgewood Nursing and Rehab Center.
She was born Jan. 30, 1920, in Glenwood, Mo., to Ace and Leona Montgomery Saulsbury. She married Charles Chenoweth Nov. 4, 1939. He preceded her in death June 24, 1991.
A graduate of Lancaster, Mo., High School, she was a homemaker.
She was a member of First United Methodist Church. She enjoyed attending motorcycle events and watching her husband, Charles, race.
Surviving are her son, Tom (Janice) Chenoweth of Ottumwa; her daughter, Karen (Mike) Cassill of Creighton, Neb.; five grandchildren, Jennifer Cassill of Coralville, Travis (Terry) Cassill of Ottumwa, Kyle Cassill of Ottumwa, Allison Chenoweth of Cedar Rapids and Alex Chenoweth of Ottumwa; four sisters, Lois (Don) McInerney of Ottumwa, Cleta Cassidy of Rockford, Ill., Betty Jackson of Kahoka, Mo., Rita (Billy) Brunk of Lancaster, Mo.; a brother, Jimmy Saulsbury of Rockford, Ill.; 32 nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by five brothers, Ace, Enoch, Bobby, Calvin and Tommy Saulsbury.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Reece Funeral Home with Rev. Dr. Judith Bunyi officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawn Cemetery.
Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. Thursday with the family present from 5-7 p.m. Thursday.
Memorials may be made to Ridgewood Nursing and Rehab Center.
Obituary may be viewed at: www.legacy.com/ottumwacourier/Obituaries.asp.com.
Charles R. Chenoweth (1918 - 1991)
Memorial Lawn Cemetery
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Record added: Mar 04, 2010
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