Cheryl Askey

Cheryl A. Askey, 73, of 2456 Ludwick Rd., Sugar Grove, PA, formerly of Mill Hall died Oct. 5, 2016 at UPMC, Altoona, PA. Born Jan. 18, 1943 in Lock Haven, PA the daughter of the late John and Betty Huey Blaschak. On Jan. 22, 1964 in Milesburg, PA she married Ronald C. Askey who survives at home.

Cheryl was a 1960 graduate of the Bald Eagle Nittany High School and a 1963 graduate of the Philipsburg Hospital School of Nursing. Her passion for nursing was not what she did but who she was. She had worked at Lock Haven Hospital for over 20 years and was a long time employee of SusqueView Home, Lock Haven where she had been a staff educator. She was a member of the Red Hat Society and the Warren Co. Garden Club. She also enjoyed quilting and had been a member of the Mill Hall Church of Christ.

She is survived by 1 son: John E. (Ellen) Askey, PA Furnace, PA, 1 daughter: Mary Beth Richard, Morrell, Sugar Grove, PA, 3 brothers: John (Diane) Blaschak, Mifflinburg, PA, Joseph (Diane) Ellicott City, MD, William Strouse, Myrtle Beach, SC. Also 4 grandchildren: Rachel Burnell, Bethany (Justin) Ash, Erin and Lucas Askey, 3 stepgrandchildren: Richard, Steven and Lisa Morrell and 2 great grandchildren: Owen and Connor Ash.

Funeral services will be held on Sat. Oct. 8, 2016 at 1 PM at the Dean K. Wetzler, Jr. Funeral Home with Pastor Jeremy Field officiating. Friends will be received Fri. from 79 PM in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America through the funeral home.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Dean K. Wetzler, Jr. Funeral Home, 320 Main St. Mill Hall, PA 17751. Online condolences may be made at wetzlerfuneralhome.org.

Cheryl Askey

Cheryl A. Askey, 73, of 2456 Ludwick Rd., Sugar Grove, PA, formerly of Mill Hall died Oct.5, 2016 at UPMC, Altoona, PA. Born Jan. 18, 1943 in Lock Haven, PA the daughter of the late John and Betty Huey Blaschak. On Jan. 22, 1964 in Milesburg, PA she married Ronald C. Askey who survives at home.

Cheryl was a 1960 graduate of the Bald Eagle Nittany High School and a 1963 graduate of the Philipsburg Hospital School of Nursing. Her passion for nursing was not what she did but who she was. She had worked at Lock Haven Hospital for over 20 years and was a long time employee of Susque View where she had been a staff educator. She was a member of the Red Hat Society and the Warren Co. Garden Club. She also enjoyed quilting and had been a member of the Mill Hall Church of Christ.

She is survived by 1 son: John E. (Ellen) Askey, PA Furnace, PA, 1 daughter: Mary Beth Richard, Morrell, Sugar Grove, PA, 3 brothers: John (Diane) Blaschak, Mifflinburg, PA, Joseph (Diane) Ellicott City, MD, William Strouse, Myrtle Beach, SC. Also 4 grandchildren: Rachel Burnell, Bethany (Justin) Ash, Erin and Lucas Askey, 3 stepgrandchildren: Richard, Steven and Lisa Morrell and 2 great grandchildren: Owen and Connor Ash.

Funeral services will be held on Sat. Oct. 9, 2016 at 1 PM at the Dean K. Wetzler, Jr. Funeral Home with Pastor Jeremy Field officiating. Friends will be received Fri. from 79 PM in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America through the funeral home.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Dean K. Wetzler, Jr. Funeral Home, 320 Main St. Mill Hall, PA 17751. Online condolences may be made at wetzlerfunerlhome.org.