Esther C. Bixler, 91, of Brookville, formerly of Lewisburg, died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012 in Brookville.
Born on Dec. 22, 1920 in Montgomery County, she was the daughter of the late Edward George & Agnes Beatrice (Lum) Miller. Esther retired in 1986 after 25 years with Brookville Schools as the cafeteria supervisor. A 1938 Lewisburg Union High School graduate, she was a 77-year member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Lewisburg, where she served on the Church Council, was a Sunday school superintendent and teacher, and was a member of Lutheran Church Women's group, Preble County Farm Bureau and Twin Valley Grange.
She is preceded in death by husband: Francis M. Bixler in 1998; son: Roger Paul Bixler in 1947; brother: Paul H. Miller in 1968; sister: Helen Miller in 1911.
She is survived by daughter & son-in-law: Mary Jane (Erik S.) Munson, Englewood; son and daughter-in-law: Ronald M. (Tina) Bixler of Florida; grandchildren: Angela Bixler, Michael Bixler, Christy (Mark) Blauvelt and Eric (Terra) Gouge; seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral service were Monday, Nov. 19, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 501 N. Commerce St., Lewisburg, with Pastor Phil Marxson and Rev. Brent Cavendish officiating.
Interment was held in Roselawn Cemetery in Lewisburg.
Memorial contributions may be made to your local Salvation Army Unit. Condolences may be sent to the family via the web site at www.barnesfuneralhome.com.