Esther R. Wolstencroft, 92, of Lodi, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2008, at Summerville at Camelot Place in Medina.
She was born in Moorestown, N.J., on Aug. 5, 1915, to Andrew Robert and Ruth Belle Bacon Aitken. She resided in Lodi for more than 40 years. Mrs. Wolstencroft was a schoolteacher and retired from the Cloverleaf school district in 1976. She was a member of St. Paulâ€™s Episcopal Church in Medina, Lodi Literary Club and former member of Lodi United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Janet (William R.) Davis of Asbury, N.J.; grandchildren, Karen (Mike) Grube, Karinus (Kathryn) Huff and Katianne (Richard) Herbert; great-grandchildren, Stephanie Grube, Kate Hall, Payton Huff, Alita Romanishan, Kalila Herbert and Xavier Herbert; stepgrandchildren, April Davis and William Davis Jr.; and stepgreat-grandchild, Kayla Petchonka.
She was preceded in death by her husband, the Rev. Albert S. Wolstencroft; sister, Janet Aitken; and brother, Richard P. Aitken.
A memorial service will be held at a later date at St. Paulâ€™s Episcopal Church in Medina.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paulâ€™s Episcopal Church, 317 E. Liberty St., Medina, 44256; or the Medina County District Library, Attn: Elaine, 210 S. Broadway, Medina, 44256.
Parker & Son Funeral Home in Lodi is handling the arrangements.