Amy Haworth

Obituary of Amy L. Haworth

On Sunday May 20, 2018, Amy Louise Haworth (Lasher) passed away after a brief two-month battle with cancer at Mount Nittany Medical Center in State College, PA surrounded by her husband and daughters.

Amy was born in Warren, PA to John (d. 2003) and Marguerite Lasher (Mader) on September 15, 1958. After graduating from Warren Area High School in 1976, she received her bachelor degrees in Sociology, Social Work, and Secondary Education from Grove City College in 1980. On August 23, 1980, Amy married Daniel Haworth in Warren County.

In addition to her husband of nearly 38 years, Amy is survived by her daughters Erin Haworth and Emily Haworth-Finch (Benjamin); siblings: John Lasher (Gloria), William Lasher (Kim), Robert Lasher (Victoria), James Lasher (Cindy), Elizabeth Foley (Willard), and Mary Franco; in-laws: Michael Haworth (Christine) and Lydia Dopierala; numerous nieces and nephews; and many amazing friends that she considered to be part of her extended family.

Amy enjoyed her life as a mother and wife. She had an infectious laugh and positive attitude. She enjoyed knitting, hiking, spoiling her grand-puppies, and road-trips with Dan in their Airstream.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to either the Sarcoma Foundation of America ( or the National Park Foundation (

Amy's life will be celebrated from 12 until 2 p.m., on Sunday, August 11, 2018 at Koch Funeral Home, 2401 South Atherton Street, State College.  

Arrangements are under the direction of Koch Funeral Home.

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Celebration of Life

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday, August 11, 2018
Koch Funeral Home
2401 S. Atherton Street
State College, Pennsylvania, United States
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