Elsa Makatura Kachmar,

Life Legacy


Elsa Makatura Kachmar, of Mount Dora, FL, passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 13, 2016 in Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA.

A complete life story will be forthcoming.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Mary Ann Kachmar in 2014 as well as by her husband of sixty-six years, John Peter Kachar, Jr., on July 26 of this year.

Surviving are her children, Roseanna Backer and husband, James of Mount Dora, FL, Veronica Wisowaty of Danville, PA, John Kachmar III and wife, Sharon of East Greenville, PA, Elizabeth Kachmar of Danville, PA and David Kachmar and wife, Lisa of Milton, PA; ten grandchildren; two great grandsons; and many extended family and friends.

A Mass of Christian Burial officiated by Rev. Antony Arockiadoss will take place on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. in St. Magdalen Church, 105 Mine Street, Flemington, NJ under the care and direction of Wright & Ford Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 38 State Highway 31, Flemington, NJ.

Interment with her beloved husband will follow in St. Magdalen Cemetery, North Main Street, Flemington, NJ.

Visitation will be Friday, October 21, 2016 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. and Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 9:00-9:30 a.m. at the funeral home.

Everyone is invited to visit Elsa’s permanent memorial site at www.wrightfamily.com to send a public or private message of condolence and to share stories and photographs of her life.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions will be announced.