Esther A. Barnes
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AGE: 83 • Laurel Lake
Esther A. Barnes, 83, of Laurel Lake in Commercial Township, died on December 24, 2013 at Inspira Hospice/Bridgeton Division. Mrs. Barnes was born in Three Springs, Pa. and had lived in this area for over 40 years. Mrs. Barnes was retired from Wheaton Glass Co, where she served over 20 years. After retirement, she became a realtor and worked for Gant & Ferguson, Cooks and the DePalma agencies. Mrs. Barnes enjoyed cooking and baking cakes. She also was well regarded as a writer, and wrote a childrens' book, "The Dwarf Dinosaur."
She is survived by 2 daughters: Kathy Marvitz (Arthur) of Commercial Twp and Karen Morgan (Michael) of TN; 2 brothers: Harry McCoy of Riverside and John McCoy of PA; 4 sisters: Alice Forker, Margie Miller, Dorothy Farst and Edith Miller all of PA.; 4 grandchildren: Kimberly, Norman, Thomas and Michelle; 11 great and 5 great great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 30, 2013, in the Rocap Shannon Memorial Funeral Home at 11 AM, where friends may call from 10 AM. Burial will follow in Haleyville Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the
, 3 Eves Drive, Suite 310, Marlton, NJ 08053. Written condolences may be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Published in The Daily Journal on Dec. 27, 2013