Esther M. Somsak

Dec 25, 2014

Jan. 11, 1919 — Jan. 29, 2007

GREENWICH — Esther M. Somsak, 88, of Greenwich, died Monday morning at Willard Healthcare Center.

She was born Jan. 11, 1919 in Byesville, daughter of the late John and Esther (Szuhay) Kadar. She had lived in the Cleveland, Wellington and Greenwich areas until she moved to Pomona, Calif. in 1977. She moved back to Greenwich in 2001.

She and her husband operated several business operations, including a gas station in Cleveland and the Minneapolis Moline Tractor Dealership in Greenwich from 1967 until 1972. They also had farmed.

She was a member of the Red Hat Society of Willard Healthcare.

She is survived by sons, Leslie B. Somsak of Greenwich and John C. Somsak of Fullerton, Calif.; a daughter, Pamela Hall of Greenwich; 10 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; brothers, John Kadar of Dayton and Lewis Kadar of Claremont, Calif.; sisters, Margaret Somsak and Rose Pirus, both of Pomona, Calif. and Elizabeth Vilagi of Chino, Calif.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Leslie C. Somsak; a daughter, Esther Engel; and her great-granddaughter, Rachel Somsak.

There will be no visitation. Private family services will be held at a later time.

Memorial gifts may be sent to the Southerncare Hospice Inc., 775 Lexington Ave., Suite M., Mansfield, Ohio 44907. Eastman Funeral Home, 49 West Main St., Greenwich, is handling arrangements.