Esther G. Varley, 93

Esther G. Varley, 93, of Georgetown, Del., formerly of Woodbridge, Va., passed away Monday, March 24, 2008, at Harrison Senior Living Center in Georgetown. A homemaker and former ballerina, she had a great sense of humor and enjoyed helping people. She greatly loved the ocean.

Varley was preceded in death by her parents, William and Mable (Dawson) Lawrence; and her husband, Denton C. Varley. She is survived by her children, William Varley and his wife Frances of Jackson, N.J., Deborah Brown and her husband Barry of Bethany Beach, Del.; grandchildren, Kim Hayes and her husband Todd, William Varley Jr., Corey Brown and his wife Cari, Todd Brown and his wife Tisha, Joshua Brown and his wife Diem; five great-grandchildren; and a brother, William Lawrence.

A memorial service was scheduled for Thursday, March 27, 2008. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to Easter Seals, 22317 DuPont Blvd., Georgetown, DE 19947.