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Monday January 7th, 2019
4:00pm - 7:00pm

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Funeral Service

Tuesday January 8th, 2019

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Esther l. McNamara

Esther L. Mc Namara, 76, of South Dayton entered to rest January 4, 2019 after a lengthy illness.

She was born February 13, 1942 in Slippery Rock, PA to the late Charles and Grace Fryer.

Esther Fryer married Leon W. McNamara June 2, 1962 and worked together on their family farm for 35 years.  She loved painting ceramics, puzzles, gardening, cooking, baking, watching the Hallmark channel and spending time with family and friends. Esther was a member of the Hillside club for several years.

She is survived by her loving husband Leon, cherished children Patrick (Marie) McNamara and Tammy Schroeder; grandchildren Jennifer, Christopher, Tyler, Patrick and Mark; a brother Charles D. (Sharon)  Fryer and a sister Eileen (late Sean) Mc Garigle; her two kitties Bad Cat and Hunter also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Relatives and friends may visit DiStasio Funeral Home 478 Route 83 at Balcom Corners South Dayton Monday from 4PM to 7PM where a funeral service will be held Tuesday at 11AM.

Interment will be in Villenova Cemetery


A candle was lit in memory of Esther McNamara

Jennifer Rogowski Jan 12 2019 12:00 AM

our condolence to Leon and family.So sorry for your loss.

skip weaver Jan 6 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. It's not easy to say goodbye to a mom.

Claudette Baldwin Jan 6 2019 12:00 AM