Doris Risser, 84, secretary, horse club life member

By on September 12, 2012

Doris S. Risser, 84, of Stevens, passed away Friday, Sept. 7, 2012 at Ephrata Community Hospital.

Her husband, the late Charles G. Risser, passed away in 2008.

Doris was born in Lancaster, daughter of the late Harold and Carrie (Brenner) Shissler.

She was a lifetime resident of the Ephrata area and worked as a secretary for various businesses in the area. Doris was a life member of the Appaloosa Horse Club.

She is survived by a daughter: Karin R., wife of Donald B. Frybarger, of Coudersport; three granddaughters; and two great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a son: Charles S. "Chuck" Risser.

Friends will be received at Paul L. Gravenor Home For Funerals, 100 W. Main St., Ephrata, from 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 12 and from 10 to 11 a.m. Sept. 13. Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m. Sept. 13 with the Rev. Kirk Wolfe officiating. Place of interment will be Conestoga Memorial Park, Lancaster.

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