Laura Wishard

Laura Wishard

Thursday, September 24th, 1936 Thursday, November 26th, 2020

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Obituary for Laura H. Wishard (Rowe)

Laura H. Rowe Wishard, 84, of Fayetteville, PA, passed away Thursday morning, November 26, 2020 at Paramount Senior Living Center. Born September 24, 1936 in Fayetteville, she was a daughter of the late Wayne B. and Gladys P. Swope Rowe. A homemaker most of her life, Laura was a life member of the Fayetteville Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary and had at one time been a member of the auxiliaries of the Burt J. Asper Post 46 American Legion, Charles Nitterhouse Post 1599 VFW, Hume-McNeil-Byers AMVETS Post 224, Moose Lodge #842, and the Marine Corps League in Chambersburg. She enjoyed cooking, baking, putting together puzzles, and playing video games. Her husband, William O. Wishard, whom she married May 7, 1955, preceded her in death on June 29, 2017.

She is survived by her son, William H. Wishard and wife Vicki of Fayetteville; two grandchildren, Amber Wishard and Tucker Perry and wife Courtney; two great-grandchildren, Jaxon and Aria Perry; and two brothers, Glenn E. Rowe and wife Betty and Wayne J. Rowe. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Lesa A. Wishard Sowers on January 5, 2016; her son-in-law, Robert Sowers on May 27, 2017, and her sister, Joretta Wile.

The date and time of a memorial service to celebrate Laura’s life will be announced later.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Fayetteville Volunteer Fire Department, 101 West Main Street, Fayetteville, PA 17222.

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Esther Fleagle

Bill and family,
So sorry to read of Laura's passing....Your Dad and Mother were friends of ours for a long, long time and we shared a lot of good times together... Don't know if you were aware or not , however Ted passed away Nov. 9th..he was now they are all rejoicing together in heaven..
Love, Esther Fleagle
Comment | Posted at 01:16pm via Condolence

Betty Rowe

Glenn and I will Always love and remember Laura as a dear sister and best friend. At this time we also reach out to all family and friends of Laura with love and sympathy.
Comment | Posted at 04:23pm via Condolence

Robert Wall

She was a dedicated wife and mother and member of FVFD. I will miss her and her cooking. My deepest sympathy goes to her son Bill.
Posted at 07:29pm

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