Esther L. Herman, age 92, of Perry, N.Y., passed away at her home with family by her side on Feb. 4, 2021.

She was born May 5, 1928, in Warsaw, daughter of the late George and Luella Schrader Crane. Esther was a graduate of Warsaw High School and was employed as a sales representative for the Gibney Monument Works in Perry for many years. In earlier years, she was an avid reader and enjoyed canning and playing cards.

Esther was predeceased by her husband, Paul Herman, who passed away in 2018; and her son, Robert.

Surviving are her daughters, Karen (Gary) Thompson of Perry, Laura (Mark Jischke) Lachance of Rochester; her daughter-in-law, Arna (Tom) Schabloski of Warsaw; her sister, Ramona (Bob) Youngers of Canandaigua; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Richard Crane and Betty (Joseph) Samsel.

Friends may call Saturday, Feb. 13, from 2–4 p.m. at the Robinson & Hackemer Funeral Home, 246 N. Main St., Warsaw, where Esther’s funeral service will be held immediately following visitation at 4 p.m. Burial will be in Union Park Cemetery in Wethersfield Springs at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice. Due to COVID-19 precautions, the funeral home is limited to 33% capacity and facemasks are required. Thank you for your cooperation. Online condolences at

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