Esther Heffner, former longtime resident of Highland Falls, NY, passed away on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Orange Regional Medical Center in the Town of Wallkill, NY. She was 88. Daughter of the late Agnes Cox Woodruff and Robert Woodruff, she was born in Highland Falls, NY on September 8, 1929.
Esther was a member of Highland Falls United Methodist Church and was a member of O'Connor Doyle American Legion Post Ladies' Auxiliary, both in Highland Falls.
She is survived by her daughter, Gloria Bradham of Mebane, NC, 2 grandchildren, James Kuhn and Angela Carriero, 5 great grandchildren, Destiny, Liesl, Esther, Landon & Elinor.
She was predeceased by her sister Agnes Woodruff, her brother Wilford Woodruff and her granddaughter, Malissa.
There will be no visitation. A graveside funeral service officiated by Chaplain Robert D. Hershberger will be held at 11:00 am on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at the Cemetery of the Highlands, 634-640 Route 32, Highland Mills, NY, followed by interment.
Memorial donations may be made to Highland Falls United Methodist Church, PO Box 32, Highland Falls, NY 10928.