Esther Mae (Boyer) Lancaster of Mesa, Arizona; passed away on January 17, 2016. She was born in Van Buren County, Iowa. She also lived in Des Moines, Cedar Rapids and Marion, Iowa and worked at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids for 28 years. She married Ray Lancaster in May of 1958. In addition to Ray, Esther is survived by two sons: Jerry (Cleremont, Georgia) and Dennis (Mesa); one daughter: Kathy Lockhart (Mesa), six grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Services will be held at 4:00 pm, Thursday, January 21st at Bunker’s University Chapel, 3529 E. University Dr. in Mesa, Arizona.