She was born July 21, 1928, in Wabash County, Ind., to Aaron D. and Mabel F. (Metzger) Greer. On June 15, 1947, she married Robert L. Frantz. He survives.
She graduated from Chester High School in 1946. Esther was a homemaker and had been an inspector at the former Bryan Manufacturing and United Technology at North Manchester, Ind. She attended Victory Christian Fellowship Church, North Manchester, Ind.
She is survived by her husband; one son: Brent Frantz, North Manchester; one daughter: Marlene (Andy) Pletcher, Plymouth, Ind.; three sisters: Dorothy Wagoner, North Manchester; Gladys Fingerle, North Manchester; Deloris Walters, North Manchester; two grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by three brothers: Everett, Donald and Galen Greer.
Visitation will take place from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, at McKee Mortuary, 1401 SR 114 W., North Manchester. Service will be at 12 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, at the funeral home. Pastor Tim Morbitzer will officiate. Burial will be in Oaklawn Cemetery, North Manchester.