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May 6, 2013

Esther H. Emerson

Esther H. Emerson

OTEGO — Esther H. Emerson passed away Friday, May 3, 2013, at Chestnut Park Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Oneonta.

She was born April 10, 1916, in Otego, the daughter of Mae Truman Harris and Wilmer Lewis Harris.

She was predeceased by her husband, Glenn Emerson; a daughter and three sons; and a brother, Robert Edwin Harris.

Esther is survived by two sons, Russel and Lee Emerson; and a sister, Dorothy H. Kent.

Inurnment will be private in the Otego Evergreen Cemetery.

In memory of Esther, please consider a donation to the Otego American Legion or the Otego Emergency Squad.

To light a candle or send an online condolence, please visit

Funeral arrangements are by the Bookhout Funeral Home of Otego.

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