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Esther Elizabeth Grossi

January 17, 1928 ~ December 26, 2018 (age 90)
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Esther Elizabeth Grossi, age 90, of Smyrna, Delaware, passed peacefully at home surrounded by her loved ones on Wednesday, December 26, 2018.

She was born on January 17, 1928 in Moorhead, Minnesota, the daughter of the late Richard and Louisa Frey.

Esther had an extensive career in nursing, which included service as a Nurse and Naval Officer, Delivery Nurse, and Psychiatric Nurse.

She enjoyed reading literature, writing poetry, traveling, and playing bridge and word games.

She was one of the last of 12 siblings and is survived by her three children, Bayne R. Bunce, Jr. and his wife Maryanne of San Diego, California, Bryce A. Bunce and his wife Maria of Smyrna, Delaware, and Beatrice L. Bunce and her husband John Griner of Deming, New Mexico; 9 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; and a multitude of nieces, nephews and extended family.

A memorial service will be held promptly on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 6:30pm at Townsend Free Will Baptist Church, located at 4519 Dupont Parkway in Townsend, Delaware.  

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