Estherleene Anderson, 82, of Broken Bow, Oklahoma passed away Saturday, November 17, 2018, while surrounded by her family and friends, at McCurtain Memorial Hospital in Idabel, Oklahoma. Estherleene was born on September 16, 1936, to the late Tobias and Rosa Tushka Williston in Idabel, Oklahoma. Estherleene never met a stranger, making new friends everywhere she went. She enjoyed getting together with her sister, cooking and singing. Estherleene loved her church and enjoyed working in the church. She loved family gatherings and spending time with her family. Estherleene was a member of the Bok Chito Methodist Church in Idabel, Oklahoma. She will be missed by all those that knew and loved her.
Estherleene is preceded in death by her husband; William Anderson, and brothers; William, James, Silas, John, Kenneth, and Leroy Williston.
Her memory will be forever cherished by her children; Teresa McKinney and husband, Pee Wee of Broken Bow, Oklahoma, and Dwayne Anderson of Broken Bow, Oklahoma, brother; Ben Williston of Idabel, Oklahoma, and Angus Williston of Antlers, Oklahoma, sisters; Alline Johnson of Idabel, Oklahoma, Effielene Harley of Idabel, Oklahoma, Virginia Franklin of Battiest, Oklahoma, Stella Williston of Idabel, Oklahoma, and Martha Williston of Idabel, Oklahoma, grandchildren; Christopher Anderson, Kara Battiest, Kay Meddock and husband, Brandon of Broken Bow, Oklahoma, Carl McKinney and wife, Valarie of Paden, Oklahoma, Reggie McKinney and fiancée Whitley of Broken Bow, Oklahoma, Ashley Miller and husband, Jason of Valliant, Oklahoma, Christopher Anderson, great-grandchildren, Braxton Meddock and wife, Caren of Broken Bow, Oklahoma, Kayson Meddock and Jessica of Broken Bow, Oklahoma, Justyn amd Jace Logan of Paden, Oklahoma, Jordan, Jacoby, Jericho and Jauncey McKinney all of Paden, Oklahoma, Audrina McKinney of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Ryleigh McKinney of Tulsa, Oklahoma, McKenlie Miller of Valliant, Oklahoma, and Jayse Battiest of Durant, Oklahoma, and Jaxson Miller of Valliant, Oklahoma, great-great grandchildren; Paisley, Madyson, Reese, and Christian Meddock, and special family, Tige, Tammy, Michaela, Kason and Chailcey Richbourg, and a host of nieces, nephews, friends and other family.
A Wake Service will be held from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Tuesday, November 20, 2018, at Bunch-Singleton Funeral Home in Broken Bow, Oklahoma.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, November 21, 2018, at the Bunch-Singleton Funeral Home Chapel.
Interment will follow at Canfield Cemetery in Idabel, Oklahoma.