Esther Ampelas Obituary
Esther Edith (Dye) Ampelas photos Esther Edith (Dye) Ampelas photos

There are 76 photos in the gallery

Service Information

 
In Memory of

Esther Edith (Dye) Ampelas

October 12, 1926 - September 4, 2011
Obituary

Esther Ampelas, 84, of New Braunfels, passed away on Sunday, September 4, 2011 at Sundance Inn Care Center. She was born to Thomas Dye and Ellen (Stonell) Dye in London, England on October 12, 1926. Esther married the love of her life Steven Ampelas in London England during WWII and to this union they were blessed with three daughters and two sons. She was a devoted wife and mother and loved the company of family and friends. She is survived by sons, Phillip Ampelas and wife Kathy and Steve Ampelas and wife Charlotte; daughters, Linda Williams and husband George, Susan D'Andrea and husband John, and Carol Bard and husband David;...
Esther Ampelas, 84, of New Braunfels, passed away on Sunday, September 4, 2011 at Sundance Inn Care Center. She was born to Thomas Dye and Ellen (Stonell) Dye in London, England on October 12, 1926.

Esther married the love of her life Steven Ampelas in London England during WWII and to this union they were blessed with three daughters and two sons. She was a devoted wife and mother and loved the company of family and friends.

She is survived by sons, Phillip Ampelas and wife Kathy and Steve Ampelas and wife Charlotte; daughters, Linda Williams and husband George, Susan D'Andrea and husband John, and Carol Bard and husband David; brothers, Fred, George and Teddy Dye; sister, Jeannie Nicholas; 13 grandchildren, 28 great grandchildren, and 3 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Stephen Ampelas; grandson, Christopher Williams; and brothers, Harry, Alfred, and Tom.


Public Visitation will begin 6:00 PM Friday at Zoeller Funeral Home and will continue until 9:00 PM. A Graveside Service will be held 10:00 AM Saturday, September 10, 2011 at Mission Burial Park South with Reverend Al Snyder officiating. Memorial contributions may be given to Hope Hospice.

"To all the family of Esther Ampelas, I am sorry to hear of the loss of your mother--I have very fond memories of all the family and both of your parents..." Sheri (Jersig) Pascale (San Antonio, TX)

View Complete Guest Book

More Obituaries

San Antonio Express-News
AMPELAS Esther Ampelas, 84, of New Braunfels, passed away on Sunday, September 4, 2011 at Sundance Inn Care Center. She was born to Thomas Dye and...

Read obituary at San Antonio Express-News.

Personalize Your Tribute

Share photos, videos and more with Legacy Memorial Websites. Find out more.

 
Start Planning Today

Make Your Plan Today

Preplanning your funeral or cemetery arrangements gives you and your loved ones peace of mind. Don't wait. Make your plan online today.
Plan Online Now

Audio Condolences

Use your phone to dial in a free personalized message. Click here to make an entry or listen to recordings from friends and family.