Bitler, 94, formerly of Bloomsburg Towers in Bloomsburg PA died Friday
evening, June 5, 2009 at Orangeville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in
Orangeville PA where she has resided for the past 3 ½ years. She was born
December 5, 1914 in Danville RD, the daughter of the late Sylvester and Ada
married to the late Paul H. Welliver who preceded her in death.
employed as a sewing machine operator for 21 years by Milco in Bloomsburg
PA. She was an LPN for 18 years doing private home care. Eleanor was a
member of the Glad Tidings Assembly of God in Bloomsburg PA. She enjoyed
strawberry picking, making quilts and sewing.
is one son, Roger A. Welliver and his wife Dorothy of Danville PA. She is
also survived by her son-in-law Robert Paisley of Hobbie PA. Also surviving
are seven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by
one brother Hurley Flick of Lutz FL and two sisters; Alice Spickard of
Berwick PA and Mary Mae Mausteller of Buckhorn PA. She was preceded in
death by her daughter Sharon Paisley August 2008, five brothers and four
sisters. Also surviving are numerous nieces and nephews.
services will be private and at the convenience of the family. Memorial
contributions may be made to Columbia-Montour Home Hospice 410 Glenn Avenue
Suite 200 Bloomsburg PA 17815. Arrangements are under the direction of
Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W Mahoning Street Danville PA.