Born July 8, 1937 Esther Benjamin of Turlock, loving Sister, Aunt, and Friend passed peacefully from this life into God’s embrace on January 20, 2023 at the age of 85.
She leaves behind her sister, Ruth Benjamin, for whom she has cared and been her closest companion these many years.
Esther was preceded in passing by her mother Nancy, father Nimrod, and older brothers Samuel and David. A lifelong resident of Turlock and almond farmer,
Esther will be remembered for her Turlock pride by participating in many local organizations and always extolling the virtues of her hometown. Esther will be laid to rest beside her brother Samuel Benjamin.
To honor Esther’s passing, a simple graveside service presided over by Fred Bigler will be held at 11:00 a.m. on February 10, 2023 at Turlock Memorial Park.
For those unable to attend, a Celebration of Life will be organized by Esther’s family and friends in the near future to celebrate and commemorate Esther’s journey.