Esther M. Noss, Beloit (1924 - 2014)
October 2, 1924 - May 5, 2014
Esther M. Noss, age 89, of Beloit, died peacefully Monday, May 5, 2014, at Premier Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing in Beloit. She was born October 2, 1924 the tenth child of thirteen to Henry and Mary (Templin) Urbanowski in Turtle Township. Esther graduated from Janesville High School, class of 1942. She married Sidney J. Noss on November 12, 1955 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Janesville. Together they farmed the family homestead for nearly 50 years. Esther was a longtime and active member of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church. She worked at Parker Pen, but her favorite job was being a homemaker. She loved being a mother and wife and part of a working farm. She enjoyed bowling, cooking and later in life, traveling. Sid and Esther traveled extensively with the Van Galder Tour & Travel, enjoying over 125,000 miles.
She is survived by her husband, Sid Noss, of Beloit; her four daughters: Jacqueline (Lou) Pins of Milton, Cynthia (Patrick) Ennis of Janesville, Sonja (Tyrone) Kehoe of South Beloit and Phyllis (John) Doll of Beloit; two grandsons; five step-grandchildren, one step-great-grandchild; two sisters, Margaret Zey & Ruth Beggs and her brother, Raymond (Shirley) Urbanowski. She was preceded in death by her parents, seven sisters and two brothers.
Esther’s Funeral Service will be 10:00 a.m. on Friday, May 9, 2014, in OUR SAVIOR’S LUTHERAN CHURCH, 749 Bluff Street, Beloit with Rev. Erik Jelinek officiating. Friends may greet the family on Friday at the Church from 8:30 a.m. until time of service. Interment will take place in Baldwin Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be directed to Our Savior’s Lutheran Church or the Boy Scouts of America. Please share a memory or a condolence with the Noss family on our website.
BRIAN G. MARK Funeral Homes
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