January 27, 2022
Esther Marie Headrick, the daughter of George W. and Gladys E. (Moody) Phillips, was born on Sept. 2, 1929, in Independence, Mo. She died on Jan. 2, 2022, at Brodstone Memorial Hospital, Superior, Neb.
Esther was a 1947 graduate from Norton High School, Norton, Kan., and attended Kansas State University, Manhattan, where she met C. Wendell Headrick. They were introduced by Denny Meyer, Superior, on a blind double-date on April Fool's Day. Esther and Wendell were united in marriage Nov. 6,1948, at the Congregational Christian Church, Manhattan.
She moved to the Headrick Homestead, Jewe...