Josephine M. Strawser, 85 years old, of Tuscarora Township, Millerstown, passed away October 8, 2015 at the home of her daughter in Newport. She was born February 12, 1930 in Millerstown to William and Martha (Dressler) McDonald. She had attended the Donnally Mills UMC and enjoyed doing jigsaw puzzles and needleworking. She loved animals.
Josephine was the widow of Earnest Strawser and is survived by her sons, William G. Strawser of Duncannon, Thomas J. Strawser of Newport, Ira L. Strawser of Marysville and Brian L. Strawser of McAllisterville; daughters, Kathryn A. Beers of Newport, Susan S. Bentzel of Duncannon and Martha S. Campbell of Newport; brothers, Max McDonald of Enola and William McDonald of Carlisle; 16 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Morgan C. Strawser; brothers, Samuel and Dayton McDonald and sister, Arlene Keevill.
Family and friends are invited to services on Sunday at the Newport Assembly of God Church for a viewing from 1 PM until the funeral service at 2 PM with Pastor William Walborn officiating. Burial will follow in Riverview Cemetery, Millerstown.
Memorial contributions in memory of Josephine are suggested to Perry County Animal Rescue, 507 Sugar Run Road, Millerstown, Pa. 17062.
Arrangements by the David Myers Funeral Home, Newport.