ELIZABETHVILLE- Marie A. Casner , 83 , of North Road (Washington Twp) , passed away January 2nd, 2014 at the Stonebridge Health and Rehab Center, Duncannon.
She was born August 22, 1930 in Tremont , daughter of the late Franklin and Molly (Saltzer) Wiest .
She had worked in the past for the former Lebro Shirt Manufacturing , Lykens, the former, Nedrich factory, Elizabethville and the former Seal Glove Co., Berrysburg.
She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Berrysburg and was very active with the church and its functions, including Quilt Making, Evangelism and the Strawberry Festival event. Marie especially enjoyed family gatherings at the house and using her pool.
She was the widow of Neal F. Wise and James W. Casner.
Survivors include, a son, Gary N. Wise (Norma T.), Elizabethville; 4 Daughters, Virginia M. (Delmar Enders), Elizabethville; Julia L. (Ronald Warfel), Duncannon, Robin M. (Donald E. Nestor) Lykens and Sheila A. (Brian L. Barder) Elizabethville; 1 Brother, Woodrow W. Wiest, Lykens Township; 5 Sisters, Connie Heisey, Clearwater, FL; Jane Cline, Mechanicsburg, Verna Dodson, Newport, Betty Sundy, New Cumberland and Dollie Bennett, Steelton. 12 Grandchildren, Timothy, Connie, Eric, Shawn, Scott, Katie, Madison, Rachael, Hannah, Haley, James and Grant; 5 Great Grandchildren; 1 Great Great Grandson; and her close friend, Donald Markel Sr., Elizabethville.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Cindy M. Wise and son Troy L. Casner.
4 Brothers, Earl, Floyd, Leroy, Frank; 3 Sisters, Anna Callahan, Virginia Wiest, Faye Whitcomb.
The family will receive friends at St. John's Lutheran Church, Berrysburg on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 from 10-11 AM. Services will start at 11 AM. Burial to follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Elizabethville.
Memorial donations can be made to : St. John's Lutheran Church P.O.Box 270
Berrysburg, PA 17005
Hoover-Boyer Funeral Homes, Inc. Elizabethville handled the arrangements.
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