Esther Otto

Obituary of Esther Otto

(nee Klinck)

1932 - 2018

Passed away peacefully at The Village at University Gates, Waterloo, on Sunday, January 21, 2018, at the age of 85 years. Beloved wife of her soulmate and high school sweetheart, the late William "Bill" Otto (2013). Loved mother of John (Deb) of Woodstock, Barb (Craig) of Cambridge, Tom (Julie) of Burlington, and Melanie (Warren) of Elmira. Loving grandmother of eight grandchildren and doting "GG" of nine great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her parents Roy and Pearl (Esch) Klinck. Esther was a longtime resident of Elmira and a business partner with Bill. She was a doll Artisan, who was known for her many crafty talents and volunteer work. At Esther's request, cremation has taken place. Memorial visitation will be held on Friday, January 26, 2018 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Dreisinger Funeral Home, 62 Arthur St. S., Elmira. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 11 a.m. at Gale Presbyterian Church, 10 Barnswallow Dr., Elmira. In her memory, donations made to Woolwich Community Services or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.


Woolwich Community Services
5 Memorial Avenue
Elmira, ON  N3B 2P8
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Alzheimer Society Waterloo Wellington
831 Frederick Street
Kitchener, ON  N2B 2B4
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