Michael L. Casher, Sr., 80, of North Haven, passed away Monday, October 1, 2013 at Gaylord Hospital in Wallingford. He was the husband of Edwina Sullivan Casher. Born in Jersey City, New Jersey on January 14, 1933; son of the late Joseph and Theresa Steinbender Casher. Michael served his country faithfully in the Army National Guard having spent 3 years serving in Korea. He worked as a shop manager for the former Premier Industries, West Haven until his retirement after 30 years and was a member of the Sheet Metal Workers Local 40. Father of Michael L. Casher, Jr. and the late Thomas J. Casher. Brother of Patrick (Sandra) Casher and the late Joseph Casher. Also survived by several nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.
His funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Thursday morning at 11:00. Relatives and friends may call from 9:30 to 10:45 Thursday morning. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in St. Frances Church, New Haven at 11:30. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Gaylord Hospital, Inc., PO Box 40, Wallingford, CT 06492.