Bernice A Sheatler, 92, of Danville PA passed away peacefully on Wednesday,
December 6, 2017 at Emmanuel Nursing Center Danville, PA. She was born
July 19, 1925 in Danville PA the daughter of the late William and Minnie
graduated from Danville High School in 1943
Bernice was married for 65 years to Vorie F. Sheatler who preceded her in
death January 18, 2015. They were married December 10, 1949.
was employed as an appointment secretary at Geisinger Medical Center for 20
years, from where she retired.
Bernice was a member of St. Paul’s Emmanuel United Methodist Church Danville
Bernice cherished her family and will be remembered for her delicious home
cooking and her baking, especially the beautiful trays of Christmas cookies
she made each year. She also enjoyed crocheting.
survived by two daughters; Elaine Showalter and her husband Stephen of
Danville PA and Cynthia K. Bishop of Elysburg PA. Also surviving are two
grandchildren; Stephanie Otts, Esquire and John Wesley Showalter, M.D.; both
of Mississippi. She is also survived by five great-grandchildren; Abigail,
Anna, John Andrew, Ava Joy and Adeline.
was preceded in death by eleven brothers and sisters and by her son-in-law,
Reynold J. “Renny” Bishop who preceded her in death on May 1, 2013.
friends are invited to attend funeral services to be held on Monday,
December 18, 2017 at 11:30 AM at Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42 West
Mahoning Street Danville PA with Pastor Greg Molter officiating. Friends
will be received from 10:30 AM until the time of service. Burial will
follow in Odd Fellows Cemetery Danville PA. Memorial contributions may be
made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis TN
38105 or St. Paul’s Emmanuel United Methodist Church 417 Pine Street
Danville PA 17821. www.Visneski.com
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42 West
Mahoning Street Danville PA.