Kathryn E. ‘Elaine’ Fanning

Kathryn E. “Elaine” Fanning, 82, of Avis, passed away Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 at UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport.

Born Dec. 2, 1935 in Avis, she was a daughter to the late Ralph R. and Kathryn E. (Herritt) Hastings. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Michael and Rogers Hastings.

Elaine was a lifelong member of the Avis United Methodist Church.

She loved sports, gardening and flowers, but her greatest love was spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Surviving is her loving husband, Teddy “Ted” Lee. They were united in marriage July 2, 1955. Also surviving are two children, Kevin (Shannan) Fanning of Avis and Janice (Carl) Welshans of Rauchtown; three grandchildren, Marinda, Mikailey, and Jeremy; three great-grandchildren, Kain, Leighton, and Aubrey; and four sisters, Natalie Christian and Gretchen Bauman, both of Avis, Beth Powell of Woolrich, and Nora Kaye Hastings of Lewisburg.

A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday morning, Jan. 18 at Avis United Methodist Church, 215 Prospect Ave., Avis, Pa. 17721. Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17 at Frederick B. Welker Funeral Home, 125 N. Main St., Jersey Shore.

Burial will be in the Rest Haven Memorial Park, Lock Haven.

In honor of Elaine, memorial contributions may be made to the Avis United Methodist Church.

Online condolences may be made at www.WelkerFuneralHome.com