Esther Geller


Geller, Esther, 90, died Friday, July 13, 2018 at West View Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. She was the beloved wife of the late Leonard Geller for 67 years. Born in the Bronx, NY, a daughter of the late Harry and Mary (Leinwand) Friedman, she had lived in Warwick for 6 years, previously living in Rockville Centre, NY. She was owner of the former Elgen Books with her late husband, retiring 6 years ago. Esther earned an MLS from Simmons College, Boston and was an active member of the Beatrix Potter Society. Devoted mother of Mark Geller and his wife, Jocelyn, of Colorado Springs, CO, Joshua Geller and his wife, Anna, of San Miguel De Allende, Mexico, and Naomi Geller Lipsky of West Warwick. Dear sister of the late Max Friedman and Anita Goldberg. Loving grandmother of Aaron, Julia, Hannah, David, and Tenzin. Funeral services will be held Monday at 1:30 p.m. in SHALOM MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 1100 New London Ave., Cranston. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to your favorite charity. Shiva will be observed at Tamarisk, 3 Shalom Dr., Warwick, Monday through Wednesday 6-8 p.m.


  1. Ellen Gourse
    Jul 15, 2018

    Naomi and family,

    I am sorry for your loss. I remember several times being in your mother’s company, either a Passover Seder or kiddish at Tamarisk. I always enjoyed her company.

    Ellen Gourse

  2. Arnie Moses
    Jul 19, 2018

    I am sorry for your loss. I was fortunate enough to know your mother and I know what a good daughter you were to her.

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