Esther M. Ellefson August 11, 1927 June 18, 2015 Esther passed away on June 18th in Appleton, MN. She was born on August 11, 1927 to Emanuel and Dorothy Obenauer. Esther married Richard Ellefson on October 7, 1951 in Jamestown, ND. When they retired, they moved from Omaha to Appleton, MN. Esther is survived by daughter, Marsha Geroux and her husband Lee of Ada, OK; three sons: Gerald Ellefson of Carrolton, TX, Steven Ellefson of Scottsdale, AZ, and Stanley Ellefson of Appleton, MN; four grandchildren: Jayson R. Ellefson of Hanover, MN, Jonathan Anzaldo of Omaha, Steven Cody and Saige Ashley Ellefson, of Scottsdale, AZ; three great-grandchildren: Tyler Wellnitz of Fargo, ND, Kaylee and Brenden Anzaldo of Omaha; brother, Rueben Obenauer of Jamestown, ND; and many nieces and nephews. Esther was preceded in death by her parents, Emanuel and Dorothy; husband, Richard; son, Dale; daughter-in-law, Erin Corcoran Ellefson; brothers, Emil and Arthur; and sisters, Marjorie and Leah. The family will receive friends Thursday, June 25th from 6pm to 8pm at the West Center Chapel. MEMORIAL SERVICE Friday, June 26th at 10am, West Center Chapel. Esther will be laid to rest next to her husband, Richard and son, Dale at Hillcrest Memorial Park.
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