Cumberland Times-News

May 15, 2008

Elva P. Tasker [Swanton]


SWANTON - Elva Pearl Tasker, 108, of Swanton, died Wednesday, May 14, 2008 at the Oakland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Born April 12, 1900 in Walnut Bottom, she was the daughter of the late George and Alice (Tichinel) Bray. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Jacob E. Tasker; five brothers; and five sisters.

Mrs. Tasker was a member of Walnut Bottom Assembly of God and served as the Secretary/Treasurer for sixty years.

Surviving are three sons, Junior (Peach) Tasker, Ronald (Dale) Tasker, both of Swanton and Paul Tasker of Oakland; one daughter, Darlene Otto of Swanton; 11 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren; and four great-great grandchildren.

Friends will be received at the David A. Burdock Funeral Home, P.A., 710 Church St., Kitzmiller, on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.

Funeral services will be conducted at Walnut Bottom Assembly of God Church on Saturday at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Sol Via and the Rev. Joe Tichinel officiating.

Interment will follow in Turner Cemetery.