Memorial services for Sally Marie Swisher, 87, of Temple will be held at 10:00 am on Friday, December 22, 2017 at Immanuel Lutheran Church with Reverend Dana Wilhelmson officiating.
Mrs. Sally M. Swisher died on Monday, December 18, 2017 at a local hospital.
Sally Marie Swisher was born on October 26, 1930 to Edward Albert Greenthaner and Adaline Marie Karsten Greenthaner in Lockport, New York. Sally graduated from Roswell High School in Roswell, New Mexico. She married Richard L. "Dick" Swisher in 1951. Sally furthered her education at University of Houston with her bachelor's degree in elementary education in 1970. She taught Sunday school and adult Bible study for over 50 years. She was a faithful member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Temple. She enjoyed spending her time with photography, gardening, and worldwide traveling. She was proud of her family and loved them dearly. She was a member of several bridge clubs and a local photography club.
She is preceded in death by her parents and husband, Richard L. "Dick" Swisher.
Survivors include her son, Tom Swisher and wife Nancy; three daughters, Janet Lockwood and husband David, Carol Danner and husband Mike, Linda Allen and husband Ray; one brother, Edward Richard "Dick" Greenthaner and wife Arlene; one sister Anne Kriger and husband Bob along with seven grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the Immanuel Lutheran Ministries.
Gathering will be held from 6:00 - 8:00 pm on Thursday, December 21, at Harper-Talasek Funeral Home in Temple.
Arrangements are the care of Harper-Talasek Funeral Home in Temple