FROSTBURG — Elesta Jane Pape, 72, of Frostburg, passed away Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013 at Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.
Born Feb. 24, 1941 to Perdew Cromwell and Eveline Casteel. She is preceded in death by her patents; husband, Cliff Pape; and friend, Joe Pryor.
Elesta was a retired tire builder from Kelly Springfield and a member of F.O.E. 1273 Frostburg.
She is survived by her sister, Ruth Anna (Perdew) Sykes and husband Bob, Washington, Ind.; niece, Carroll Carroll (Sykes) O’Donnell and family; friend, Jean Brotemarkle of Frostburg; and her beloved dog, Baby.
Elesta was cremated in accordance with her wishes.
A memorial service may be held at a later date.
Condolences may be sent to the family at durstfuneralhome.com.