Funeral services for Esther Helfer, 100, of Marshalltown, were held Saturday, June 8, 2013 at the First United Methodist Church with Pastor Dale Scritchfield officiating.
She was laid to rest in Maple Grove Cemetery. Pallbearers were Brian Appelgate, Merlin Appelgate, Monte Read, Mark Appelgate, Merle Appelgate and Bruce Appelgate.
Honorary Pallbearers were All Her Loving Grandchildren, Tracie Seaberg, Paige Maltry, Carie & Todd Fancher, Dawn & Cyrus Shepard, Wade & Pam Helfer and Kevin Green.
Groups from the First United Methodist Church, Iowa River Hospice, Embers, Bickford Cottage, Marshalltown Men's Chorus, family and friends were in attendance.
The Mitchell Family Funeral Home was entrusted with her arrangements.