Doris M. (Snow) Clisby, 91, of Platea died on Monday, May 2, 2022 at her home.
She was born on September 11, 1930. Doris graduated from Rice Avenue Union High School in 1949. Immediately following graduation, she married Don and began a family shortly after. Doris was a stay-at-home mother caring for her home and family thorough many years.
Doris was very involved in volunteering in the Platea community. To name a few she was active in the Methodist Church, the Garden Club and the Volunteer Fire Company Auxiliary holding multiple offices as well as the West County Paramedics Auxiliary. She worked with the Platea Borough Council as well as the Election Board. Doris also gave her time to the Department of Veterans Affairs and to the Soldiers and Sailors Home in Erie with her good friend Naomi Kizina. She was a member of the Girard American Legion Auxiliary Post #494 and the Veterans of Foreign War Post #740. Seasonally she and her family worked at Frank Sabol and Sons fruit stand. Doris loved to go square dancing with her husband. She lived a full life with the people around her.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Willard and Tillie (Moyer) Stevens; her husband, Donald Clisby, whom she married on June 24, 1949; brothers, William “Bill”, Richard “Dick”, Ralph and Robert “Hank” Snow; son-in-law, Lou Nardi.
Doris will be greatly missed by her family which include her daughters, Susan Boyer (Marshall), Sally Phillips (Randy) and Sheryl Barner (Tim Hewitt); sisters, Betty Waters, Carol Bounavalante and Janette Beatman; brother, Richard “Dicky” Stevens; grandchildren, Jennifer Loudon (Jay), Stefanie Phillips (Matt), Joey Nardi, Bryce Phillips (Cara) and Rex Barner (Sintoyia); great-grandchildren, Sydney, Jackson, Anderson and Savannah Loudon, William Suppa and Hunter Phillis; as well as many nieces and nephew; and her fourth child Naomi Kizina.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Erie VA Medical Center, 135 E. 38th St., Erie, PA 16504 or the Soldiers and Sailors Home, 560 E. 3rd St., Erie, PA 16507.
Friends may call on Wednesday May 4, 2022 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Edder Funeral Home Inc., 309 Main St. E. Girard. A service will be held there the following day on Thursday, May 5, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. Burial will follow at Platea Cemetery.
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Erie VA Medical Center
135 East 38th Street, Erie PA 16504
Soldiers and Sailors Home
560 E. 3rd Street, Erie PA 16507