Elaine S. 'Sis' Casher April 27, 1922 - June 10, 2013 Elaine S. "Sis" Casher, 91, of rural Centre Hall, went home to be with her Savior on Monday, June 10, 2013, at Mount Nittany Medical Center at State College She was born April 27, 1922, near Bellefonte, a daughter of the late Floyd E. and Anna Roberta Beaty Snyder. On June 20, 1940, she married Joseph A. Casher, who preceded her in death on May 29, 1982. Elaine graduated from Centre Hall Potter High School in Centre Hall. Mrs. Casher worked at Getting Pharmaceuticals in Spring Mills and was a homemaker most of her life. She was an active member of Madisonburg United Methodist Church, where she served as a Lay Leader, Sunday School Teacher, and on the Evangelism Committee. Unusually gifted as a seamstress, she made several wedding gowns, and enjoyed crocheting, and embroidery. She also loved flowers and gardening. Surviving are a daughter, Patricia A. Yetter, of rural Centre Hall; a son, Joseph L. Casher and his wife Ruth, of Milesburg; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; and one brother, LeRoy Snyder, of Coburn. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a granddaughter Susan Joy; a son-in-law, Ray Yetter; one sister Marie Beck; and three brothers Ken, Burton and Frances Snyder. Friends will be received from 10-11 a.m. Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at Madisonburg United Methodist Church, Madisonburg. A memorial celebration of her life will follow in the church, with the Pastor Jonathan Morningstar and the Rev. Michael Covalt officiating. Burial will follow in the Madisonburg E.U.B. Cemetery in Madisonburg. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Madisonburg United Methodist Church, Madisonburg Pike, Madisonburg, PA 16852. An online guestbook can be signed or condolences sent to the family at www.heintzelmanfuneralhome.com.
Published in Centre Daily Times from June 16 to June 17, 2013