Esther Job, 88, Bismarck, died Feb. 9, 2018.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, at Peace Lutheran Church, Linton.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Parkway Funeral Service, 2330 Tyler Parkway, Bismarck.
Burial will be at Linton Cemetery, Linton.
Esther was born July 17, 1929, on a farm southeast of Hazelton, the daughter of David and Rosina Ackerman. She graduated from eighth grade in country school and moved to Linton with her parents in 1944. She graduated from Linton High School in 1948. Esther taught school in the McCulley School District from 1948-49. She married Herbert Job on June 5, 1949. Esther cooked at the Linton Public School for one year and then worked as head cook at the Linton Hospital for 12 years. The family moved to Bismarck in 1973. She cooked at Cathedral School for 25 years.
Esther is survived by her sons, Dwayne (Charlotte) Job, and Darris (Marie) Job; her daughter, Dorinda (Jim) Wagner; grandchildren, Brent, Tiffany and Andray, Nerissa and Darren, Christie, Nicole, Teddy and Christopher; 22 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. She is also survived by her in-laws, Viola Ackerman, Wilbert and Christina Saylor, Curt Job, Herman and Sue Job, Butch Dressler; and many nieces, nephews, and close friends she considered family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert, in 1995; her son, Dennis (two months old); her parents; brothers, Theophill, Johnny, Rueben, and Richard Ackerman; and two sisters, Alma Trautman and Irene Will.
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