Jack F. Cassarly

Jack F. Cassarly, 62, Elverson, formerly of Altoona, died unexpectedly Thursday at his home of complications of cancer.

He was born in Altoona, son of the late Eugene L. and Esther C. (Tate) Cassarly.

Surviving are his wife of 32 years, Diane V. (Stauffer); a daughter, Elisha J. of Pottstown; a brother, James (Suzanne) of Mechanicsburg; and two sisters: Joy Ollinger (Thomas) and Jane Roland (Dennis), both of Altoona.

Jack was a graduate of Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School and Mansfield University. He worked at the State Correctional Institution at Graterford as a corrections officer for 26 years, retiring in 2001.

A service will be private and at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by Catagnus Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 711 N. Franklin St., Pottstown.