It is with great sadness that the family of Esther Ellen Stackhouse (Nee Bongers) announces her passing at the age of 91. Peacefully at home on Sunday, October 7, 2018. She is survived by her children Robert, Barb Hacon, William, Lorne, Clare Anstee, Charles and Tom. Also survived by siblings Karl Bongers and Mary Jo Plant, as well as 9 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband Robert Percy Stackhouse and son Ted. Cremation has taken place and interment will be at St. Michael’s Cemetery in Orillia on November 10, 2018 at 12 noon followed by a celebration of Esther’s life at Kelsey’s in Orillia.