Esther Mandel 85 of Freeman passed away Wednesday Dec 16 at Oakview Terrace in Freeman. Esther Waltner married Solomon Mandel in 1956. Solomon passed away in 1972. Esther is survived by her sons Dale, Scot and Marc. Public visitation with viewing will be Monday Dec 21 from 1pm to 2pm at the Walter Funeral Home. A private committal will follow at the Salem Mennonite Church Cemetery.