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 Esther C <I>Clevinger</I> Shumaker

Esther C Clevinger Shumaker

Brookston, White County, Indiana, USA
Death 16 May 2006 (aged 102)
Delphi, Carroll County, Indiana, USA
Burial Brookston, White County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 17308039 · View Source
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Aged 102 years.
Esther left this life at the St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center, in Delphi, Indiana. She had been a resident there for several years.
She was the daughter of Cary and Lelah (Hague) Clevinger.
She was a 1921 graduate of Brookston High School.
She married Ernest F. Shumaker in Lafayette, on June 5, 1930. He died April 21, 1983.
She was a homemaker.
She worked for the Bank of Brookston for several years, a member of the Brookston Federated Church, where she taught the Children's Sunday School for 27 years. She was also a member of the church Philathea Sunday School Class, Women's Christian Fellowship Circle Leader, Prairie Extension Homemakers Club, Life Member of the Crystal Order of the Eastern Star Lodge of Brookston where she was a past Worthy Matron, and a Life Member of the Brookston American Legion Auxiliary Post No. 251, where she was also a past president.
She was a Precinct Committee Woman for the Republican Party of White County for many years.
Survivors include nephew, Greg (Lori) Clevinger of Chalmers, a niece, Pam Clevinger of Brookston, grandnephews, Tony and Dustin Clevinger, and several other Shumaker nieces and nephews.
A brother Paul Clevinger and a sister, Florence Wingard are deceased.

Hartzler-Clapper Funeral Home of Brookston were in charge of arrangements.
Rev. Dr. Lelan D. McReynolds officiated the service.

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  • Created by: Diana Davis-Marshall
  • Added: 5 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17308039
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Esther C Clevinger Shumaker (23 Sep 1903–16 May 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17308039, citing IOOF Brookston Cemetery, Brookston, White County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Diana Davis-Marshall (contributor 46622758) .