NEW WATERFORD — Arleta M. Esterly, 91, of Church Street, passed away at 1:40 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017 at Christian House of East Palestine where she had resided.
She was born Aug. 12, 1926 in New Waterford,, a daughter of the late Herbert R. and Ada (Russell) Seachrist, and had been a lifelong resident. She retired from Mahoning National Bank.
She was an active member of the New Waterford United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her husband, Robert J. Esterly. She is also survived by three daughters, Anita Fitzsimmons, New Waterford, Eugenie Houp, Lisbon, and Barbara Robertson, Austintown; six grandchildren as well as eleven great grandchildren. A brother, Ronald Seachrist also survives.
The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 8, 2017 at the New Waterford United Methodist Church with friends being received one hour prior to the service at the church. Pastor J.P. Snyder will officiate. Burial will follow in New Waterford Cemetery.
Arrangements are with the Linsley-Royal Funeral Home, East Palestine.