April 2, 1945 – November 20, 2020
Our Beloved Esther Branch was born on April 2nd, 1945 in Brooklyn, new York. She was the third child born to Willie and Edith Ray. Esther departed this life on November 20th, 2020 at Bridge View Nursing Home in Whitestone, New York.
She was Educated in the Brooklyn Public School System. She graduated from Central Commercial High School in New York, NY in 1962.
In her early years, she was an employee of the New York Telephone Company.
She met and married Milton Branch on April 18th, 1970. From this union of marriage two sons were born. Esther was preceded in death by her father, Willie Ray; her mother Edith Ray; her brother Charles Ray and her brother Bernard Ray. She leaves to cherish her memory: her husband Milton, her two sons, Milton Jr. and Peter, her brother William Ray of Charlotte,North Carolina;her brother Alfred Ray of Brooklyn, NY; her sister Beatrice Petrina of Yonkers, NY; two sisters-in-law, Barbara and Doris; two brothers-in-law, Roman and David; two daughter-in-laws, Xayla and Toni Ann; One uncle; one aunt; three grandchildren, Gabrielle, Jason, and Madison; a host of nieces and nephews; three grand nieces; one grand nephew; and countless relatives and friends.
The Family of Ester Branch will be receiving visitors on Tuesday, November 24th, 2020 from 4pm-7Pm at the Frederick Funeral Home of Flushing 192-15 Northern Blvd. Flushing, New York 11358. It is required that all visitors wear a face mask or face covering, to practice social distancing and to remain in the chapel, not to congregate in the hallways or lobby of the funeral home. When visiting the family please be conscious to pay your respects, greet the family and to be mindful of other visitors that may be waiting outside because we are limiting the amount of guest in each chapel for the safety of everyone.Following the Interment will be held on November 25th, 2020 at Pinelawn Memorial Park at 11:30 Am.
Tuesday, November 24, 2020
Wednesday, November 25, 2020
November 24, 2020
It was a pleasure to know you. I hope you and Mommy are playing a winning hand and having a good time in Heaven. You will be missed.