Elizabeth H. Bookmiller, 90, formerly of Riverside, PA passed away Thursday
evening, February 18, 2016 at Nazareth Memory Center at Emmanuel Nursing
Center at Maria Joseph. She was born April 26, 1925 in Shamokin, the
daughter of the late Edward J. and Dora I. (Campbell) Rothermel.
Elizabeth graduated from Danville High School in 1943.
was married for 40 years to John C. Bookmiller who preceded her in death
January 9, 1988.
Elizabeth was employed at the Danville State Hospital as a Psychiatric Aide
where she retired in 1984.
enjoyed doing crossword puzzles, reading, and walking. Elizabeth also
enjoyed cooking and baking as well as driving her car. Her greatest
enjoyment in life was spending time with her family.
survived by one son; Scott J. Bookmiller of Snow Shoe, PA and three
daughters, Sandy K. Witman of Bernville, PA; Suzi Concini of Riverside, PA
and Sally Coppock of Knoxville, TN. Also surviving are five grandchildren
and six great-grandchildren.
was preceded in death by one sister, Anna Mae Kunkle and two brothers,
Harold E. Rothermel and Philip I. Rothermel.
Services and burial will be private at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 57 N.
Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1309
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc., 10 West
Mahoning Street, Danville, PA 17821 www.visneski.com