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Esther McKinstry

November 29, 1918 — April 15, 2011


SOUTHBRIDGE:  Esther (Butterworth) McKinstry, 92, formerly of Therese Ave. died Friday, April 15, in Radius Healthcare. Her husband George McKinstry died in 1970 and her son Jeffrey McKinstry died in 2001.

 She leaves her son Daniel McKinstry and his wife Sheron of Southbridge, 4 grandchildren Amy McKinstry, Alyssa McDonald and her husband Seth, Kristin Sanberg and her husband Brian, Cory McKinstry and his wife Lvelese, great grandchildren; Thomas, Kegan Gentry, Zoey, Saige Sanberg, Cameron, Mia McKinstry.

She was predeceased by her brother Herbert Butterworth and a sister Florence Dee Thompson.

 Mrs. McKinstry was the bookkeeper for Madore Lumber for many years.

She was a member of the Elm Street Congregational Church and was a member of the Women’s Fellowship. She was an avid member of the Southbridge Garden Club and was a Harrington Hospital volunteer.  Gardening was her passion.

 Her funeral service will be held at 1:00PM Monday, April 18, in the Elm Street Congregational Church, Elm St. Southbridge.

There are no calling hours.

 Memorial contributions may be made to the Elm Street Congregational Church, PO BOX 723, Southbridge, MA. 01550

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Monday, April 18, 2011

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Elm Street Congregational Church

Elm St, Southbridge, MA 01550

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