|Birth: ||May 11, 1917|
North Dakota, USA
|Death: ||Aug. 16, 1994|
Esther Mae Greenup was born 11 May 1917 in Lansford, Bottineau Co., ND to George Edwin Greenup and Ethel May Wellwood. Esthers parents died in a flu epidemic in March of 1920. Ethel and her 3 sisters were reared to adulthood by a neighbor lady in Landsford, ND. Ethel graduated from Lansford High School.
Esther married Matthew Sylvester Flanigan on 11 Mar 1944 in Tacoma, Pierce Co., WA.
She died 12 Aug 1994 in Tacoma, WA. Matthew died 20 Aug 1974 in Tacoma.
Esther was survived by her children, Patricia Ann (Jack) Johnson, Michael Matthew (Louise) Flanigan, Kathleen Mary (Kenneth) Brase, Timothy Neal (Sheri) Flanigan, and Erin Elizabeth (George) Ottow; and 12 grandchildren, all of Tacoma, WA; sister, Lila Belle (Avery) May of Kent, MN.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Florence Elmira Levings, and Lillian Rose Piper.
Memorial Mass was held at St. Gabriel Catholic church in Port Orchard, WA.
Matt S Flanigan (1919 - 1974)*
Patricia Ann Flanigan Johnson (1944 - 2006)*
Haven of Rest Cemetery
Created by: Donna L. Senff-Mata
Record added: Sep 28, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15921873