Sally A. PacherOctober 05,2012Sally A. Pacher
BENNINGTON — Sally Ann Pacher, 66, died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, at her home following a long illness.
She was born Aug. 17, 1946, in Bennington, the daughter of Jerod “Jay” and Cora DeBell Sanders.
She received her education in local schools, and was a graduate of Bennington High School, Class of 1964.
She married Joseph E. Pacher Sr. on Oct. 24, 1964. Mr. Pacher predeceased her on Feb. 26, 2000.
She had been employed at Energizer for more than 30 years, before taking an early retirement in 2004. During retirement, she enjoyed traveling to casinos in the region.
She made a point to live each day to the fullest, and always had a smile.
Survivors include three children, Joseph Pacher Jr. and Scott Pacher, both of Rochester, N.Y., and Bonnie Green of North Bennington; 10 grandchildren; her companion Fred Farnum; her brothers and sisters: Frank Hurley, Jerod Sanders, Katherine Krawczyk, Viola Burgess, Ruby Kinney, Nancy Flanders, and Eva Jones; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to her husband, Mrs. Pacher was predeceased by a sister, Ruth Gratton.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Oct. 6, at 11 a.m. at the Mahar and Son Funeral Home in Bennington.
Interment will follow in Park Lawn Cemetery in Bennington.
Friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of the services.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society through the Mahar and Son Funeral Home, 628 Main St., Bennington, VT 05201.
Guestbook condolences may be made at www.maharandsonfuneralhome.net.
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