NORTHAMPTON Elwanda H. Cassady, 95, of Northampton, PA and formerly of Pen Argyl, PA passed away Tuesday, September 14th, at her residence. Elwanda was born in Petersburg, WV on October 14, 1925, a daughter of the late Harman and Fannie (Luzier) Head. She was the widow of Thoburn E. Cassady who passed away in 2001. Elwanda was a 1944 graduate of Petersburg West Virginia High School. She was employed as a bookkeeper for the former Butz and Williams CPA firm in Pen Argyl, PA, for 22 years. She was also employed as the Registrar of Death Records for the Pennsylvania Department of Vital Statistics from 1982-2008. Elwanda was the former treasurer of the Pen Argyl Women's Club and a former member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Bangor Elks Lodge 1106. She was a member of Christ Presbyterian Church of the Slate Belt in Bangor, PA. Elwanda was also a member of the former Faith United Presbyterian Church in Pen Argyl, PA, where she sang in the church choir and served as an Elder. Elwanda is survived by two sons Charles Cassady, husband of Linda, and Donald Cassady, husband of Karen. She was preceded in death by a brother Charles Head. Funeral services will be held at 11 AM on Tuesday, September 21st at James B. Gaffney Funeral Home, 200 S. Robinson Avenue, Pen Argyl, PA. Family and friends are invited to a visitation from 10 to 11 AM on Tuesday, September 21st at the funeral home. Burial will be held at Fairview Cemetery, Pen Argyl, PA. Online condolences may be offered at gaffneyparsons.com
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Dementia Society of America
, P.O. Box 600, Doylestown, PA 18901 or the Pen Argyl Women's Club Scholarship Fund, in c/o the funeral home, 200 S. Robinson Avenue, Pen Argyl, PA 18072 James B. Gaffney Funeral Home 200 S. Robinson Avenue Pen Argyl, PA 18072 (610) 863-6152
Published by The Express Times from Sep. 16 to Sep. 17, 2021.