HARTUNG, Esther, age 93, of Pittsburgh, PA., died February 6, 2014.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Edward and a son, Edward.

Surviving are her children, David, Charles, Patricia Taflan and Judith Moser; 13 grandchildren and 19 great-grand children.

Esther and Ed were Lutheran missionaries in Papua New Guinea for 21 years and short-term volunteers in Liberia and Nigeria. They were known in the tri-state area for sharing their missionary experiences.