Elizabeth E. Lauer, 89, of West Grove, formerly of Claymont, Del. and Prospect Park, passed away on Sunday, July 13, 2008 at her home.Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late John Kitchman and Laura Ruth Green Souder.
Elizabeth owned and operated Laura's Dress Shop in Prospect Park for forty years. She was employed with the Franklin Mint retiring after 20 years of service.
She is survived by a daughter, Laura Coffelt and her husband, Robert of Oxford; a son, Wayne Lauer of Oxford; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 18, at the Edward L. Collins Funeral Home, Inc. 86 Pine St. Oxford, where friends may call after 9 a.m.
Interment will be in Edgewood Memorial Park, Glen Mills.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 399 Market St., Suite 102, Philadelphia, Pa. 19106.
On-line condolences may be made at www.elcollinsfuneralhome.com.