Esther A. Bresler, 99
Esther A. Bresler, 99, passed away Saturday, August 2, 2014 in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, Esther’s passion was her family and she faithfully served them as a homemaker. She was a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church. Surviving are her sons, Fred (Sue) Bresler of Lakeland, Florida; John Bresler of Columbia City; George (Janet) Bresler of Groton, South Dakota; daughter, Ann (Jerry) Smith of Columbia City; 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and her sister, Clara Stone of Louisville, Kent. Esther was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Bresler; parents, Chester and Susan Rhodes; daughter-in-law, Linda Bresler; and three brothers. Service is 10 a.m., Thursday, August 7, 2014 at D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road with calling one hour prior. Calling also Wednesday, August 6, 2014 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Covington Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to Emmanuel Lutheran Church. To sign the online guest book, go to www.domccombandsons.com.