Esther L. Whipple
Esther Lucille Whipple Williams, 92, of White City, Ore. passed away Friday, January 30, 2015. She was born February 24, 1922 in Oto, Iowa to Ira and Lyddia (Lindeman) Hardenburger. She married Joseph Whipple, who preceded her; she then married Jack Williams, who also passed. She came to the Rogue Valley in 1946, moved to Seattle in 1966, then back to the Rogue Valley in 2014.
Survivors include three sons Larry (Diane) Whipple of White City, Ore., Gary (Loretta) Whipple of Eagle Point, Ore., Lew (Jan) Whipple of Brush Prairie, Wash.; and a daughter, Loretta Whipple of White City, Ore.; a sister, Eileen Bethards of Albany, Ore.; and five grandchildren.
Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, February 21, 2015 at Memory Gardens Chapel, 1395 Arnold Lane, Medford, Ore. She will be laid to rest beside Joseph in Memory Gardens Memorial Park. Memory Gardens Memorial Park & Mortuary in care of arrangements.