C. Esther Dunlap, 84, originally of Shippensburg, passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2020, at Green Ridge Village in Newville.
Born Sunday, Sept. 15, 1935, in Newville, she was a daughter of the late Eugene S. and Margaret K. Dunlap.
Esther attended grade school at Oak Grove, and graduated from Shippensburg High School in 1953. After graduating from business school, she worked for the private sector. Later she worked for the Department of State in Washington, D.C., and retired from the Forest Service in Portland, Oregon.
She attended the Baptist Community Church and the Foursquare Churches in Portland, Oregon.
In her spare time, Esther enjoyed painting landscapes, mostly scenes of the Northwest.
Esther is survived by one brother, Carl H. (Peggy) Dunlap, Shippensburg; one sister, Lois A. Penaroza, Honolulu, Hawaii; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Robert, Harold, and Donald Dunlap.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, June 1, 2020, in the Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home Crematorium Inc., with Pastor Robert S. Dunlap officiating. Burial was in Newville Cemetery.
A viewing was held one hour prior to the service on Monday in the funeral home.
Online condolences may be expressed at: www.fogelsanger-brickerfuneralhome.com.