STATE COLLEGE - Patricia Anne Casher Yetter, 70, of rural Centre Hall, and formerly of Thompsontown, died unexpectedly Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, at Mount Nittany Medical Center, State College.
She was born March 29, 1943, a daughter of the late Joseph A. and Elaine "Sis" Snyder Casher.
On March 7, 1970, she married Ray "Shorty" Yetter who preceded her in death on Nov. 10, 2004.
Surviving Mrs. Yetter are: two daughters, Wendy S. (Paul) Himes, of Brockport, and Deanna M. Yetter, of Bloomfield, N.J.; two sons, Steven Ray (Irene) Yetter, of Glen Rock, N.J., and Michael John Yetter, of Centre Hall; one brother, Joseph L. B. (Ruth) Casher, of Milesburg; and seven grandchildren, Jake and Brett Himes and MaKenna, Gabriel, Katie Mae, Grace and Jack Yetter; and an uncle, LeRoy "Skip" Snyder.
She graduated from Penns Valley High School at rural Spring Mills and spent most of her life as a dedicated homemaker. In recent years, she worked at Burkholders Market near Millheim.
Patricia was a member of Madisonburg United Methodist Church where she served on the church board, taught Sunday school and assisted with the Bible school program.
She enjoyed crafts including sewing, crocheting, knitting, scrapbooking and other hand crafts. She was also an accomplished cake baker.
Friends will be received from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013, at Madisonburg United Methodist Church, Madisonburg Pike, Madisonburg. The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, at the church, with the Rev. Valerie M. Delooze officiating.
A graveside service and burial will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013, at Adams Cemetery on Cedar Spring Road, Mifflintown.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Madisonburg United Methodist Church, Madisonburg Pike, Madisonburg, PA 16852 or to Penns Valley EMS, 106 Ross Hill Road, Spring Mills, PA 16875
An online guest book can be signed or condolences sent to the family at www.heintzelmanfuneralhome.com.