Esther M. Hull, 80, of Sherman, died at 5:00 am, Sunday, December 18, 2016 at St. John’s Hospice. She was born September 27, 1936 in Lugo, Spain to Antonio Garcia Rivas and Obdula Lopez Cabo, the third oldest of ten children.
She married Harry R. Hull, Jr. on July 13, 1960 in Barcelona, Spain and he preceded her in death on January 22, 1990.
Survivors include one daughter, Esther (Jerry) Szachnitowski of Springfield; one son, Harry G. (Mary) Hull of Lewisville, TX; two grandchildren, Elizabeth M. and Harry M. Hull and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
Esther was of the Christian faith. She very proudly became a naturalized citizen in 1998.
Visitation: 5-7 pm, Thursday, December 22, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home, Springfield, IL.
Graveside Service: 1:30 pm, Friday, December 23, 2016 at Fairlawn Cemetery, Decatur, IL.