The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

October 14, 2013

Emily L. Showers, 97, Milton


The Daily Item

— MILTON — Emily L. Showers, 97, formerly of Mahoning Manor, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, at the Milton Health and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born March 25, 1916, in Lewisburg, a daughter of the late Edna (Askey) Zechman and Charles and Lora Zechman.  She was married to Foster Showers who preceded her in death in February 1970.

Emily was a graduate of the Milton High School.

She retired from Weis Markets where she worked in the meat department.  

She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church, Milton.

Emily enjoyed yard sales and caring for her dogs.

She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Gerald Sr. and Judy Showers, of Milton; four grandchildren, Gerald Showers Jr., of Columbia, S.C., Michelle Golliday, of York, Chadd Sechler, of Turbotville, and Jessica Wilson, of State College; eight great-grandchildren; and one brother, Robert Zechman, of Winfield.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Nancy Sechler, and one brother, William Zechman.

Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date by the Shaw Funeral Home, 400 N. Front St., Milton.

Memorial contributions in Emily’s memory may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.