Born on March 17, 1929 at Melfort, Saskatchewan. Died December 4, 2009 in White Rock, BC. Esther is survived by her husband, Edward Graf, son Stephen Graf, granddaughter F. Madeleine Cooper, and sister Helen Craig. She was predeceased by her children Thomas Lowell Graf, John Bradley Graf and Maureen Therese Graf, her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Winthrop of Saskatoon and a brother, Eric Winthrop of Oakville, Ontario. No flowers please. Private service. Donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Agencies, British Columbia.