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Esther E., Goldstein, of Peabody, formerly of Deerfield Beach, Fla., entered into rest on November 9, 2017. Esther was the daughter of the late Max Seltzer and Henrietta Schwartz-Lillian. She and her beloved husband, the late Louis Goldstein, were blessed with 64 years of marriage.

She was active in Jewish communal affairs, both socially and professionally. Esther served as Past President of the Lynn Chapter of B’nai Brith as well as Past President of the Sisterhood of Congregation Anshai Sfard. She was also integral to the formation of the Jewish Rehabilitation Center of Swampscott, where she later served as Office Manager. She dedicated herself to the care of JRC residents, to the point where “She loved each resident dearly, like her own mother."

Esther adored her family and is survived by her daughters, Harriet Goldstein of Reading, and Marsha Feffer and her husband, Lawrence of Salem, Mass. She also leaves behind her granddaughter, Sherrie Feffer-Thoman and her husband, Kenneth of Rowley, MA and her grandson, Scott Feffer and his wife, Pamela of North Reading, as well as four great-granddaughters, Molly, Melanie, and Lauren Feffer, and Abigail Thoman.
A funeral service for Esther will be held on Sunday, November 12, at 10 a.m. at Stanetsky-Hymanson Memorial Chapel, 10 Vinnin St, Salem, MA 01970, with interment at Pride of Lynn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Esther’s name may be made to The MA Commission for The Blind, 600 Washington St., Boston, MA 02111.

For more information or to register in the online guestbook, please visit www.stanetskyhymansonsalem.com.
Published on  November 11, 2017
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