Died: Thursday, February 16, 2012
Of Ortonville, Esther was born May 9, 1928 in Pennsylvania to the late Cammillo and Alice Santulina. Beloved wife of the late George Jaruga, DDS, whom she married Nov. 26, 1955. She is survived by her sister-in-law, Mary Pedrazzoli; 10 nieces and nephews, Norene (Michael) Yuskowatz, Barbara Leslie, Chris (Michael) Allen, Karen (Glenn Rader) Bartos, DDS, Joanne (Ron) Clarke, K.C. (Michele) Bartos, Ed (Nevada) Andrzejewski, Alan (Joyce) Andrzejewski, Nancy (Tom) Georgoff and Joseph Pedrazzoli, Jr.; also survived by many loving great-nieces and great-nephews.
A funeral Mass was celebrated Feb. 20 at St. Anne Catholic Church, Ortonville. Father Gerard Frawley, Celebrant. Rite of Committal followed at Ortonville Cemetery. Arrangements were entrusted to Coats Village Funeral Home, Ortonville. To send a private condolence to the family select guestbook at