Esther Marie Myers, 68, of Linton, Indiana, went home to be with her Lord, surrounded by family on Friday, February 7, 2020. She was born on August 15, 1951 in Bloomfield, Indiana to Junior and Rose (Clayton) Bough. She married the love of her life, Orval G. ‘Squirrrely’ Myers until his passing in July, 1997.
Esther was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church, Order of Eastern Star Columbian Chapter #140, widow member of the Linton BPO Elks #866 and Greene County Shriners Ladies. She enjoyed camping at Sullivan Lake. Family and friends were treated to homemade noodles, breads, pies, candies and specialties only she could make. The kids always looked forward to the treats Grandma Esther would bring at holiday times. She especially enjoyed assisting in making events for family & friends extra special by making delicious cream cheese mints.
Esther worked as a C.N.A. for 45 years. She spent her life loving and caring for others at home, caring for her husband and young daughter with health problems and in Glenburn Home caring for her residents. Glenburn Home was her second family. She worked hard and never quit caring for residents and those she worked along side.
Family left to cherish the memory of Esther include: daughter, Carol Pearson; son, Douglas (Chelsea) Myers; step-son, Jeff Myers; step-daughter, Nancy Anderson all of Linton; grandchildren, LaTosha Myers and Aaron Beaver; step-grandchildren, Bryan Myers, Holly (Gary) White and Crystal (John) Woods and eleven step-great-grandchildren and one step-great-great-granddaughter. She is also survived by several nieces, nephews, extended family, her loving sista, Vickie, and three brothers, Richard (Linda) Pyne of Bloomfield, Jerry (Judy) Bough of Solsberry, and John (Glenda) Bough of Bloomfield.
Esther was preceded in death by: her parents, her husband Orval Myers, infant, Timothy Gene, daughter, Kimberly Sue and step-son, Bobby Lee Myers.
Funeral services to honor the life of Esther will be at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at Meng Family Funeral Homes, Anderson-Poindexter Chapel in Linton, with Pastor John Riker officiating. She will be laid to rest at Fairview Cemetery in Linton.
Family and friends may call from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 and from noon until the time of service at 1:00 PM on Wednesday at the funeral home.
All arrangements were entrusted to Meng Family Funeral Homes, Anderson-Poindexter Chapel in Linton. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family online at www.andersonpoindexter.com.
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