Esther H. Pape
Esther H. Pape, 101, of North
Fond du Lac, died Thursday, December 4, 2014, at Touchstone Living Center,
North Fond du Lac.
She was born on July 21,
1913, in Manitowoc, a daughter of Arthur F. and Clara Toepel Pape.
Esther was baptized and
confirmed at First German Ev. Lutheran Church, Manitowoc.
Esther taught for a total of 51
years. She spent the first part of her
career at St. John and St. James Lutheran School, Reedsville, and then finished
at Zion Lutheran School, South Milwaukee.
She is survived by three
sisters: Louise (Walter) Otterstatter of Fond du Lac, Renata Kitzerow of
Manitowoc, and Cornelia Rude of Wauwatosa; numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by
five brothers: Waldemar, Gerhardt, Adolph, Theodore, and Arthur; and six
sisters: Adela, Clara, Esther, Margaret, Olivia, and Irmgard.
The visitation will be from
10:00 a.m. until the time of service on Monday, December 8, 2014, at St. Paul’s
Ev. Lutheran Church, 1010 Adams Avenue, North Fond du Lac. The funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. on
Monday at St. Paul’s Ev. Lutheran Church.
Burial will be in Knollwood Memorial Park, Manitowoc.
Mach Funeral Chapel &
Crematory is serving the family, www.machfuneralchapel.com.