Esther W. Loy, 81, elementary school teacher, died Feb. 4 at Memorial Hospital in McPherson.
The funeral was Feb. 8 at Moundridge United Methodist Church. She was buried at Mound Township Cemetery, Moundridge.
She was born Dec. 19, 1926, to Phillip and Elsie (Bruns) Bentz in Tampa. On Aug. 24, 1947, she was married to Harvey S. Loy, who survives.
She is also survived by a brother, Otto Bentz of Tampa; and many nieces and nephews.
Memorial funds have been established with Moundridge United Methodist Church or the Arthritis Foundation.