Elizabeth DePew Sandison Carter, 97 of 137 W. Diehl Road, Danville, PA
entered into rest Sunday afternoon, November 1, 2015 at Geisinger Medical
Center, Danville. For the past eight months, Sandy was a resident of
Grandview Health Home, Inc. in Danville. Sandy was born July 20, 1918 in
Nyack, New York, a daughter of the late George Henry and Maude (DePew)
graduated from Nyack High School. Sandy was also a graduate of The Scudder
School of Business (NYU) in New York City.
June of 1944, she married Mason N. Carter, who preceded her in death in
April of 1978.
was last employed at Farleigh Dickinson University, Rutherford, New Jersey
until her retirement.
was an active member of Rutherford United Methodist Church and loved
spending time with her grandchildren and doing volunteer work.
years ago, Sandy moved to Danville and lived with her daughter and
son-in-law. She joined Trinity United Church of Christ and was an active
member. Sandy also belongs to California Grange. She was a lifetime member
of The Blauvelt Society. Sandy loved her church family, her many friends,
her neighbors and family dogs.
survived by one daughter; Judy Knouse and her husband Bobbie of Danville and
one son; Mason North Carter of Carlstadt, NJ. Sandy is also survived by
four grandchildren; William Carter and his wife Renata of Carlstadt, NJ;
MaryElizabeth Brenner and her husband Michael of Rutherford, NJ and
identical twins; Mason Carter, III of Philadelphia, PA and John Carter of
Brooklyn, NY. Sandy is also survived by two great-grandchildren; Morgan and
Zachary Carter of Carlstadt, NJ. Also surviving are two sisters; Dorothy S.
Lloyd of Norwich, NY and Florence S. Williams of S. New Berlin, NY.
and friends are welcome to attend a Celebration of Sandy's Life on Thursday,
November 5th, 2015 at 11:30AM at Trinity United Church of Christ/Strawberry
Ridge, 1 W. Diehl Road, Danville with her Pastor Shawn McNett officiating.
Burial will follow in the church cemetery at Strawberry Ridge.
family will provide flowers. Memorial Contributions may be made to Trinity
United Church of Christ at Strawberry Ridge.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc., 10 West
Mahoning Street, Danville, PA 17821. www.visneski.com