SELKIRK – Howard F. Lasher, 83, passed away peacefully at home
Thursday, November 27, 2014 with his loving family by his side. He
was born in Selkirk, son of the late Howard S. and Sarah Lasher, and
lived there most of his life. Howard enjoyed working in his garden,
doing outside work and especially spending time with his family.
Survivors include his wife, Marion Lasher; cousins, Glen, Linda and
Constance; adopted daughters, Kathy, Sandra and Diane;
step-children, Mary Lou, Patricia, Theresa and Lisa; step
grandchildren, Mark, Michael and Kassandra; and his best friend,
Tom O’Brien. Howard was predeceased by his first wife Clare Lasher,
brothers Gerald and George, and sister Margaret.
Friends may call at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena on Monday,
December 1st at 8 AM with the funeral beginning at 9 AM. Interment
will follow in Elmwood Cemetery, Selkirk. In lieu of flowers,
donations in memory of Howard may be made to Community Hospice of
Albany, 445 New Karner Road, Albany, NY 12205.