Edith M. Tether, age 86, of Lake Wenonah, Tafton, died Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Sylvia House at Hospice of Marion Co., Ocala, FL. She had wintered in Florida for many years.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Russell A. Tether, in 1999.

Born January 26, 1927, in Port Jervis, NY, she was the daughter of the late Frederick and Julia A. (Nehus) Schuler. She was a graduate of Hawley High School.

She is survived by three daughters: Tiffany Michaels of Sparta, NJ, Sylvia Tether of Riva, MD, and Robin Smyth of Hawley, PA ; one son: Jay Tether of King Of Prussia, PA; ten grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service will be held in Spring at a date and time to be announced.

Memorials may be made to Hawley Public Library, 103 Main Ave., Hawley, PA 18428 or Tafton Fire & Rescue, PO Box 5 , Tafton, PA 18464.

For further information or to leave a Remembrance Candle, please visit www.TeetersFuneralChapel.com. Arrangements were made by Teeters’ Funeral Chapel, 505 Church St., Hawley, PA.