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Wednesday, May 4, 2016

June 3, 1925-June 25, 2006

Tuesday, June 27, 2006

Fred Davasher, 81, Coatesville, died Sunday afternoon at his residence.

Born in Holland, Ky., he was the son of Duke and Bea (Brown) Davasher.

He had been a machine operator at Olin Brass for 42 years, retiring in 1993. He was a member of Canaan Community Church and the Fillmore Masonic Lodge. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.

He married Lela Ruth Rogers, who died in 2005.

Surviving are a daughter, Freda Foster and husband Mike, Coatesville; five sons, Steve Davasher, Coatesville, Fred Davasher Jr., Lafayette, Charles Davasher, Hawaii, Mack Davasher and Jeff Davasher, both of Greencastle; a sister, Ethel Davasher, Holland, Ky.; 11 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Services are set for 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hays Funeral Home, Coatesville. Burial will be in Coatesville Cemetery.

Visitation is 5-7 p.m. Tuesday.