MILROY - Anna M. Esh, 101, formerly of Milroy, died July 26, 2012, at Valley View Haven, Belleville.
Born Sept. 1, 1910, in Siglerville, she was the daughter of A. Brown McNitt and Edna Close McNitt.
Anna enjoyed working with her late husband, Blaine, at Esh's Orchard. She also enjoyed cooking, reading and playing the piano and organ for the Milroy Presbyterian Church. She was a member of the Lewistown Presbyterian Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, A. Blaine Esh, on June 24, 1992. She was also preceded by her brother, Charles McNitt, and sister, Eleanor Thompson.
Anna is survived by a son, David B. Esh and wife, Jane, of Milroy. Also surviving are two sisters, Sarah Adams, of Massachusetts, and E. Marian McNitt, of Lewistown, and three grandsons, Timothy D. Esh and wife, Dorothy, of Texas, Steven A. Esh and wife, Angie, of Reedsville, and T. Andrew Esh and wife, Jennifer, of Milroy. Anna had four great-grandchildren.
Her service will be private and at the convenience of the family, with the Revs. Galen Sharp and Robert Zorn officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Lewistown Presbyterian Church, 17 E Third St, Lewistown, PA 17044, Hospice the Bridge, 305 Fourth St, Lewistown, PA 17044 or Valley View Haven, 4702 E Main St, Belleville, PA 17004.
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