|Richard Elton “Dick” Dasher
Richard Elton “Dick” Dasher, age 85, of Milam, South Fork Road, passed this life on Monday, May 6, 2013, at
the Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg, VA. Born on Saturday, June 11, 1927 in Milam, WV, he was
the son of the late Seymour D. Dasher and Hazel D. Dasher.
Dick was a retired elementary school principal, having worked at the North Elementary School in Morgantown,
WV for over twenty years. He was a member of the Mount Olive Lutheran Church in Peru, WV and a member of
the Hardy County Committee on Aging. Dick and his wife, Kathy, were instrumental in the operation of the Peru
Community Center for over thirty years.
He is survived by his wife, Kathleen Lough Dasher, one niece, Sharon Hoover, and several cousins.
Family will receive friends on Friday, May 10, 2013 from 6:00-8:00 p.m., at the Elmore Funeral Home in
Moorefield, WV. A funeral service will be conducted on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home
with Pastors Patricia Pitsnogle and Cindy Skinner officiating. Burial will follow at the Mount Olive Lutheran
Church in Peru, WV. Pallbearers will include: Marty Taylor, Edgel Liller, Jeff Liller, Daley Kuykendall, Donald
Baker, and Bill Shaver.
Memorial Donations may be made to the Peru Community Center or the Mount Olive Lutheran Church, 19275
South Fork Road, Moorefield, WV, 26836.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Elmore Funeral Home.