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Interment following funeral service

Saturday January 9th, 2016

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Esther Jane Carter

Esther Jane Carter, 89, of Cattaraugus, NY entered into rest December 31, 2015

She was born January 30, 1926 in Waltham, Ma the Daughter of the late Ralph and Pansy (Durant) Robbins.

She is survived by her grandson William M.D. Carter of Parsboro, Nova Scotia; daughter in law Bernadean L. Carter of Cattaraugus, NY also survived by nieces and nephews.

Esther was preceded in death by her husband Steve; son Robin, sister Margaret Rynders; brother Lemuel Robbins and her favorite niece Susan Rynders Dean.

After graduating from The Baptist School of Nursing in Boston she became head nurse of Nero-surgery at Millard Fillmore Hospital in Buffalo. On June 20, 1952 she enlisted into the U.S. Airforce and became 1st Lt. and acted as a Registered Nurse until November 7, 1953.

Family suggests memorials to Cattaraugus Ambulance Fund, P.O. Box 44 Cattaraugus, NY 14719 and Cattaraugus United Methodist Church.

Memorial services will be held Saturday January 9, 2016 at 11 AM in Cattaraugus United Methodist Church.

Interment will be in Arlington National Cemetery.


A candle was lit in memory of Esther Carter

Dan and Bette DiStasio Dec 31 2015 12:00 AM