Esther C. Gentry

Oct 25, 2014

Sept. 30, 1937 - Aug. 13, 2007

LODI - Esther C. Gentry, 69, of Lodi, died Monday at her home.

She was born Sept. 30, 1937 in Wakeman to the late Max and Lena (Leimbach) Keller.

She graduated from New London High School and moved to Lodi in the early 1960's. She worked at the IGA in Lodi and later Fraternal Supplies in New London, retiring last year for health reasons. She enjoyed fishing and spending time with her family and grandchildren.

She is survived by her sons and daughter-in-law, Kevin and Tina Gentry of West Salem, Tony Gentry of Lodi and Brian Gentry of Lodi; two grandchildren; and sisters, Anna Goodman of New London and Shirley Jenkins of Tampa, Fla.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Margaret Paramore.

Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Parker & Son Funeral Home, 210 Medina St., Lodi, where funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday. The Rev. David Howell of Lodi will officiate.

Memorial gifts may be sent to the family.