Esther K. Whipp, 89, formerly of Laytonsville, died March 11, 2013.
Born to the late Ira and Eva Mathias Ketterman, she was predeceased by her husband, Nelson W. Whipp.
She belonged to the American Legion Auxiliary, and she was a lifetime member of the Montgomery County Fair. Esther and Nelson enjoyed working at the Old-Timers Building at the Fair each August.
She is survived by her children, Judith Ann Govotsos, Donna Jean Shullenbarger, Bryan Nelson Whipp and Kevin Daniel Whipp; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She also is survived by seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Services will take place at 10 a.m. May 22 at Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may go to St. Paul United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 5006, Laytonsville, MD 20882.