Esther L. Turnbloom 98 of Oakland City, IN entered rest on Tuesday April 10, 2012 at River Oaks Health Campus in Princeton, IN.


She was born on Oct. 11, 1913 in Mackey, IN to Floyd & Ethel (Irvin) Minnis.


She was member of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, Brute Society and American Legion Post # 256 Auxiliary.


Esther was preceded in death by husband Harold Turnbloom and daughter, son-in-law, 2 grandchildren and 1 great- granddaughter.


Surviving family:  Sons, Harold B. Turnbloom of Bellbrook, Ohio, Dean Patrick Turnbloom of Santee, California; daughters, Shirley Ann (Bob)Whitted of Princeton, IN, Mary M. Wilkinson of Mt. Carmel, IL, Barbara Jane Willis & Christina Kay Bennett both of Winslow, IN, Sherrie E. Goetze of Stillwater, Minnesota; (27) grandchildren;(69) great grandchildren; (9) great-great grandchildren; (1) great-great-great grandchild.


A Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday April 14, 2012 at 11:30 A.M. Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, with Fr. Ronald Zgunda Celebrant, burial in Montgomery.


Visitation will be Saturday from 9:00-11:00A.M Lamb-Basham Memorial Chapel a rosary services will be 11:00AM at Chapel.