Esther Olivia LaFrance

Esther Olivia LaFrance, 86, of Hardin passed away March 30, 2013 in the Big Horn County Memorial Hospital.
She was born April 24, 1926 in Minot, N. D., a daughter of Eric and Olga Norberg.  She received her degree in Civil engineering working on many projects.
Esther married Dr. Richard F. LaFrance on Dec. 28, 1947.  The couple made their home in Bridger, until moving to Hardin.
Survivors include her husband of 66 years, Dick; her daughter BethAnn (Mike) Stenerson and Nancy Free; her sons, Jim (Val), Jeff (Tami) and Dan (Kay) LaFrance; her sisters Eleanor Rostad and Ellen (James) Van Hook; her beloved grandchildren Chad, Jill, Nikki, Kellie, Brian, Ben and Emily; her great grandchildren, Raine, Remy, Mikalya, Tyler, Tristian, Aaliyah and Preston.
Cremation has taken place.  Memorial services will be held in June at the Bullis Family Center.  Bullis Mortuary has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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