DANVILLE — Esther Lucille Steinman, 93, formerly of Pealer Mill Road, Danville, died Friday evening, Feb. 9, 2018, in Colonial Manor Health Care Center, Loudonville, following a short illness.
Esther was born Dec. 28, 1924, in Ashland County and was the daughter of the late Adrian Jacob and Mary Jenny (Robinson) Stroh. She was a resident of northern Knox County for most of her life and had been a nurses’ aide in Mount Vernon and Loudonville, previously working at the Mansfield Tire Co. and Dominion Electric. Esther was very proud to be a Christian all of her life and enjoyed cooking as well as word search puzzles. On Oct. 5, 1941, she married Charles Steinman and he died April 26, 2014.
She is survived by her son, Charles D. (Phyllis) Steinman of Smithville; her daughter, Betty J. Markel of Perrysville; three grandchildren, Aaron D.A. Markel of Sunbury, Charles E. (Jen) Steinman of Wooster, and Holly (John) Lutsch of Orrville; five great-grandchildren; three step-great-grandchildren; three step-great-great-grandchildren; and three sisters, Mary H. Snyder of Phoenix, Arizona, Viola L. (Jerry) Van Atta of Lucas, and Dianna C. (Jim) Gooch of Glendale, Arizona, along with many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; three brothers, Donald J., Roy H. and Richard H. Stroh; and one sister, Olive H. Stroh.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 14, at 11 a.m. in Lindsey Funeral Home, Loudonville, with Rev. Howard Burnett officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery, Perrysville. Friends may call Tuesday from 4-6 p.m. in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be given to Jelloway United Methodist Church, 21248 Wooster Road, Danville, OH 43014.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.byerly-lindsey.com. The Lindsey Funeral Home, Loudonville, is honored to be assisting the Steinman Family.