Esther L. Lemmon (October 23, 1916 – December 7, 2010)


Esther L. Lemmon, 94 of Zanesville died 2:35pm Tuesday Dec. 7th at the Dublin Methodist Hospital.

She was born Oct. 23, 1916 in South Zanesville the daughter of Charles Harvey and Grace Scott Geddes.

She was employed as an assistant cook at St. Thomas Catholic School.

She is survived by 3 daughters Karen Sue Nourse of Delaware, Betty (John) Nagy of Columbus, and Cathy (Ron) Dickson of Duncan Falls. Three grandchildren Kelly Wesp, Kevin Nourse and Ryan Dickson. Six great grandchildren.

Preceded in death in addition to her parents, were her husband Clarence B. Lemmon who died July 30, 1991, four sisters Ruth Stockdale, Helen Woodyard, Dorothy Glendenning, and Marjorie Dunmead.

Visitation will be held Friday Dec. 10th from 9 to 10am at the Hillis & Hardwick Funeral Home with Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 10:30am Friday Dec. 10th at St. Thomas Catholic Church with Dominican Fathers as celebrant. Burial will conclude at Mt. Olive Cemetery.

Arrangements are being handled by the Hillis & Hardwick Funeral Home, 935 Forest Ave. To sign the online register book or to send a personal condolence note please visit