Esther Kebschull

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Esther Kebschull, 94, of Oconto, went home to be with her Jesus and Savior on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019. Esther was born to the late William and Martha (Jevorutsky) Pusich on March 11, 1924, at Oconto Falls. She married Ervin Kebschull on Nov. 15, 1941, in Suring. Several years after their marriage, they moved to Illinois where they raised their family. The couple returned to Wisconsin upon retiring in December 1979. Ervin preceded Esther in death Feb. 19, 2009. Esther enjoyed shopping, gardening, flowers and spending time with her family. She was a member of Hillside Assembly of God Church, Gillett.

Surviving are one son, Gary Kebschull, Suring; two daughters, Nancy (Kenneth) Gordon and Patty (Edward) Quandt, both of Oconto Falls; five grandchildren, Daryn Pruett, Tennessee; Cary (Kim) Pruett, Tennessee; Todd Leisner, Green Bay; Tracy (Ruben) Mamann, Los Angeles; Blake (Kim) Leisner, Pound; many great-grandchildren; one brother, Kenneth (Theresa) Pusich, Suring; three sisters, Carol (John) Kanz, Crivitz; Margie Rakowski, Pound; and Jeanne Leisner, Milwaukee.

Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Judith Ann; a daughter-in-law, Nancy Kebschull; three brothers, Chester, Edward and Harry Pusich; three sisters, Stella Sprout, Emma Jashinsky and Olga Kopatz.

The family will greet relatives and friends Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, at Hillside Assembly of God Church, Gillett, from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Service at 11:30 a.m. with Pastor Paul Carlson officiating. Esther will be placed to rest at Breed Union Cemetery.

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The family would like to especially thank her caregivers, Joan Hubacker and the staff at Care Partners for being like family to her as well as Unity Hospice.