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Esther Hines

Monday, December 19, 2011

Esther Hines,96, of Indianapolis and formerly of Worthington, died at 4:15 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011, at Waters of Indianapolis.

She was born in Lyons on Sept. 14, 1915, the daughter of Edward P. and Dorothy (Squires) Leavitt.

She had worked many years as a beautician in Worthington and was a homemaker. She was a member of the Folsom United Methodist Church and the VFW Ladies Auxiliary, both in Worthington.

She is survived by a daughter, Cathy (Tom) Grimm of Greenwood; a son, Don (Jan) Hines of Terre Haute; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Alfred "Abe" Hines on March 24, 1982; a grandson; three brothers and two sisters.

Funeral service will be at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 20, with Rev. Tary Wasson officiating. Burial will follow in Worthington Cemetery.

Visitation will be at the funeral home on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until the time of service.

The family request in lieu of flowers, memorial donations be made to the American Diabetes Association, through the funeral home.

Online condolences can be sent at www.welchcornett.com.