Passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 4, 2023 at St. Mary’s Hospital at the age of 74 years. Esther was the beloved wife of Willard Frey for 52 years. Dear mother of Daniel and Joyce Frey of Elmira, Steven and Charmaine Frey of Thornloe, Jonathan and Linda Frey of Elmira, and SaraJane Frey of Thornloe. Loving grandmother to 16 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Remembered by her brother Allan and Dorothy Frey, and sister Betty Frey. Also remembered by her in-laws Viola (the late Eugene) Martin, Edwin and Lovina Frey, Alice (the late Abner) Frey, Ada and Mervin Lichty, Melvin and Irene Frey, Edgar and Sadie Frey, Erma (the late Earl) Wideman, Florence and Menno Wideman, Laverne and Gloria Frey. Predeceased by her parents Christian and Rebecca (Martin) Frey. The family received relatives and friends on Tuesday, March 7, 2023 from 1-4 and 6-8 p.m. and on Wednesday, March 8, 2023 from 1-4 p.m. at the home of Jonathan and Linda Frey. A family service will be held on Thursday, March 9, 2023 at 9 a.m. at the family home, then to Montrose Mennonite Meeting House for burial and public service. Phone line 2 will be available.