Esther L. Bean, 90, of Huron, died Friday, July 13, 2012, in Stein Hospice Care Center Inpatient Unit, Sandusky, following a brief illness.
She was born May 2, 1922, in Sandusky and lived in Huron most of her life. Esther graduated from Sandusky High School. She worked at W.T. Grant Co., Fries Lumber Co., Huron, and retired from Firelands Kitchen Co., Huron, as a bookkeeper.
Esther and her late husband Charles enjoyed planning bus trips with friends to Washington, DC, Branson, Mo., and other locations. For many years she enjoyed playing Dominos with a group of her close friends. She was an avid sports fan watching the Cleveland Indians, Cleveland Cavs, or Ohio State Buckeyes.
She was actively involved in Job’s Daughters and the Erie Commandery Auxiliary. She was a member of Huron United Methodist Church and Order of Eastern Stars.
She loved nurturing her grandchildren and she was an important part of their lives.
She is survived by her daughter Bonnie (Ben) Lindsley, of Huron; her grandson Dan Lindsley, of Huron; her granddaughter Laura (Tom) Moyer, of St. Marys, Ohio; and one great-grandson Paxton Charles Moyer. She is also survived by sisters, Lois Myers, of Norwalk, and Jeanne (Mel) Rohrbacher, of Sandusky; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband of more than 60 years Charles F. Bean; her parents, Elmer and Viola (Roth) Beverick; a sister Mary Jensen; and a brother Wayne Beverick.
Friends may call 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday, July 16, at Foster Funeral Home, 410 Main St., Huron, and from 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 17, until services at 10:30 a.m. at Huron United Methodist Church, 338 Williams St., Huron. The Rev. Roger Skelley-Watts will officiate. Burial will be in Restlawn Memorial Park, Huron.
Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870 or Huron United Methodist Church.
Condolences may be shared with the family at fosterfh.com.