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Sara Elanor Sheats Kephart

Sara Elanor Sheats Kephart, 92, a resident of the Susque-View Home, Lock Haven, formerly of Mill Hall passed into eternity Oct. 15, 2020 at Susque-View.

Born Jan. 1, 1928 in Lamar Twp., she was the daughter of the late Harry D. and Sara Price Sheats. On March 1, 1952 she married Theodore L. (Ted) Kephart who died Dec. 6, 1990.

Sadie was a 1946 graduate of the Robertsdale High School and retired in 1992 as the Executive Housekeeper at the Lock Haven Hospital.

She was an active member of the Blanchard Church of Christ, a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Volunteer Fire Co., Mill Hall and served for many years on the Board of Elections in Mill Hall. Sadie was known by many and will be missed.

She is survived by first sister Wanda Parnay, of Bellefonte, Pa.; her daughter-in-law Denise (Marshall) Kephart, of Mill Hall, Pa.; grandchildren, Emily and Josiah Kephart, Elaine Auldrige, Laura Hoffman, Benjamin Kephart, Branden Hunter and Braucht Hunter; six great-grandchildren, Ada, Silas, Grace, Sonia, Tessa and Vivian.

She was preceded in death by Helen Thomas, Ruth Thomas, Ed Sheats, Betty Boughter, Velma “Bert” Johnstonbaugh, Bill Sheats, Evelyn “Peg” Moyer, Don Sheats, Lois “Jo” Parks and Wilcie (Butch) Sheats.

Sadie was preceded in death by her sons Ronald and John Kephart.

A graveside service honoring the life of Sara S. “Sadie” Kephart will be held Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020 at 11 a.m. in the Cedar Hill Cemetery, Mill Hall with the Rev. Dr. Russel Moldovan officiating.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Dean K. Wetzler, Jr. Funeral Home, 320 Main St., Mill Hall, Pa. 17751

Memorial contributions may be made to Cleanscapes or Cadence International through the funeral home.

Online condolences at www.wetzlerfuneralhome.org.