Esther HehrEsther Hehr, 95, Edgeley, N.D., died Friday, Sept. 10, 2010, at St. Rose Care Center, LaMoure, N.D. Esther Mary Hehr was born March 1, 1915, on the family farm southeast of Kulm, N.D., the daughter of August and Maria (Kalmbach) Hehr.
Esther Hehr, 95, Edgeley, N.D., died Friday, Sept. 10, 2010, at St. Rose Care Center, LaMoure, N.D.
Esther Mary Hehr was born March 1, 1915, on the family farm southeast of Kulm, N.D., the daughter of August and Maria (Kalmbach) Hehr. She grew up near Kulm and attended rural school. After attending school, she worked on the farm. She married Edwin Hehr on April 16, 1940, in Kulm. They lived on a farm near Kulm. In 1947, they purchased a farm near Edgeley where they farmed until they retired in 1994. He died in 1997. She lived on the farm until December 2004 when she moved to the Manor St. Joseph, Edgeley. In March 2010, she moved to St. Rose Care Center, LaMoure. She enjoyed flower gardening, sewing and her cats.
She is survived by three sons, Darwin and Victor, both Edgeley, and Eugene (Lois), West Fargo, N.D.; three daughters, Joyce (William) Helland, Minot, N.D., Darlene Johnson, Fargo, N.D., and Arlene Hagen, Moorhead, Minn.; two sisters, Irene Hehr, Edgeley, and Ruth Schuldheisz, Kulm; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, an infant daughter, her parents, five brothers and a great-grandson.
Services: 11 a.m. Monday, Our Redeemer’s Lutheran Church, Edgeley.
Prayer service: 7 p.m. Sunday, Lisko Funeral Chapel, Edgeley.
Visitation: noon to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral chapel.
Burial: Mount Hope Cemetery, Edgeley.
Online guestbook: www. liskofuneralchapel.com
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