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Esther R. Novotney

Obituary for Esther R. Novotney

September 2, 1934 - December 30, 2018
Newtown, Pennsylvania | Age 84


Esther R. Novotney passed away Sunday, December 30, 2018 at Saint Mary Medical Center, Langhorne, PA. She was 84 years of age.

Esther was born in Newtown, PA on September 2, 1934 and lived in Newtown her entire life. She graduated from Council Rock High School in 1952. Esther served as the head legal secretary at the law firm of Stuckert and Yates in Newtown, PA for 54 years. She retired from a very successful career there in 2006.

Esther was preceded in death by her loving husband, Robert (Bob) Novotney and her parents, Mary S. Bellmeyer and Joseph Bellmeyer, and her brother, Joseph E. Bellmeyer. Esther is survived by her sister, E. Anne (Bellmeyer) Jones and her two nieces, Deborah L. Jones and Dr. Elizabeth A. Jones.

Esther was a great cook and loved making meals and baking cookies. She enjoyed traveling to farmer's markets and blueberry farms. She loved crocheting blankets. She greatly enjoyed her vacations in Carolina Beach with her husband.

Esther loved spending time with all of her family and with her special extended family members. She highly valued her time with her family and all of the activities that they shared over the years. She will be greatly missed by all of those who knew her.

The family expresses their deep thanks and appreciation for the loving care and support received from all of the wonderful staff at Pickering Manor.

Relatives and friends are invited to Esther's Life Celebration on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 from 10 a.m. – Noon and the funeral service beginning at Noon at the Swartz Givnish Funeral Home, 323 E. Washington Avenue, Newtown PA 18940. Interment will follow in the Newtown Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in Esther's name may be made to Pickering Manor, 226 North Lincoln Avenue, Newtown, PA 18940.

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323 East Washington Avenue
Newtown, PA 18940
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