Esther E. Rozar (nee Ashton), age 93, a longtime Cleveland resident died peacefully Saturday February 20, 2016 surrounded by friends and family at St. John Westshore Hospital. Esther was born in Filbert, Pennsylvania April 3, 1922. She grew up in a coal mining area of Southwestern, Pennsylvania. Esther moved to Cleveland in the early 1960's and was a member of the Westside Community Center for many years and won numerous awards for her service there. She had many friends there whom she cherished. Esther, lately, stayed at the Our House assisted living facility in Westlake, Ohio where she made many friends and put a smile on many faces.
Esther was preceded in death by her parents James and Mildred Ashton, Husband Carl, and her three beloved children: Ronald, John and Charles. Loving mother of Dale (Dorothy), Jay (Mary), Daniel, David (Brenda) and Nancy (Chuck); Dearest sister of Nell and two brothers and four sisters (deceased); Cherished grandmother of 20, great grandmother of 24, and great great grandmother of 3; Beloved aunt to many nieces nephews, and friend to many.
The family will received friends in celebration of Esther's life at Humenik Funeral Chapel, 14200 Snow Rd, Brook Park, on Wednesday February 24, 2016 from 4-8PM, followed by a short Prayer Service to conclude.
Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm