Elsie M. Houser
Elsie M. Houser, 98, of Sunbury, formerly of Trevorton, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, at Sunbury Community Health and Rehab Center, Sunbury.
She was born June 26, 1921, in Trevorton, a daughter of the late Richard A. and Nora C. (Shipe) Long. On Oct. 5, 1940, she married Reynolds F. Houser who preceded her in death on Aug. 6, 1986.

Elsie was a life long resident of Trevorton, a homemaker, and a member of First Baptist Church, Trevorton for more than 50 years.

She is survived by two sons and one daughter-in-law, Reynolds F. Jr. and Janet Houser of Dornsife, and Corey A. Houser of Shamokin; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Dianna and Harley Fisher of New Columbia, Phyllis and Ronald Zurick of South Carolina, and Patti Gordon and companion Jerry Drumm of Sunbury; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Mary Long and Gladys Alexander; and four brothers, John, Floyd, Daniel and Russell Long.

A viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23, at the Robert G. Foust Jr. Funeral Home, 841 W. Shamokin St., Trevorton, followed by the funeral at 11, with Pastor Duane Tupper officiating.
Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery, Trevorton.
Published on October 20, 2019


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Debra M Gemberling
Oct 22, 2019
I knew Elsie through a Class mate and very good friend , her daughter Phyllis, My prayers go out to all family members in this time of sorrow.
Terri-Jo Brown
Oct 20, 2019
The volunteer at Sunbury community health and Rehab center. Elsie you were such a Great person and I will miss you so much but I will never forget you.
Shirley zellers and dave
Oct 20, 2019
Now she is with uncle pickle and the lord