Hester Shrout, age 87, of New Albany, IN passed away on October 6, 2017 at Clark Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, Clarksville, IN.
Hester was born on November 20, 1929 to the late Clarence Sturgeon and the late Sylvia (Patton) Kneriem in Beechwood, IN.
Preceding Hester in death are her husband of 39 years Cecil Deen Shrout Sr. dying October 9, 1985, her parents, siblings Beatrice Newton and Chet Sturgeon.
Surviving Hester are her children, Cecil Shrout Jr. (Patricia), Michael Shrout and Phyllis Dyer (Bob); grandchildren Melissa Sherron (Josh), Zachary Shrout, and Richard Dyer (Amy);, great-grandchildren Spencer Gilstrap, Dylan Sherron and Bella Dyer.
Hester and Cecil owned and operated Shrout Christmas Tree Farms. Hester attended church at the Stony Point Christian Church.
Cremation was chosen with a Celebration of Life memorial service on October 29, 2017 at 2 p.m., with visitation from 12:00 noon until service time at Dillman-Green Funeral Home in Marengo, IN.
The family has requested in lieu of flowers donations may be made in Honor of Cecil and Hester Shrout and family to Riddle Cemetery, c/o Community First Bank, PO Box 428, English, IN. 47118
Arrangements were provided by Dillman-Green Funeral Home, Marengo, IN.
Online condolences may be made at www.denbodillmanfuneralhomes.com
Published on October 17, 2017