Ashton Funeral Home


Elizabeth G. “Betty” Stackhouse

January 8, 2018

Elizabeth G. "Betty" Stackhouse

Elizabeth G. Stackhouse, 96 of Chatham, NJ formerly of Easton, PA died Monday, January 8, 2018 at the Morristown Memorial Hospital. Born October 28, 1921 in Ashland, PA she was a daughter of the late George E. and Jessie (Rynkiewicz) Brobst. She was a 1939 graduate of Mahanoy Twp. High School and of the Catholic faith. Elizabeth, who preferred the name Betty, was a devoted wife and homemaker who had a lifelong interest in music, which included singing in choirs, playing piano, and attending live, big band era performances in her early years.  She was an excellent home cook and could create simple, but beautiful flower arrangements.

She is survived by her son Douglas Stackhouse of Arvada, CO. Her husband Donald S. Stackhouse died in 2011.

A Funeral Mass will be held 10:30 AM Wednesday (Jan. 17)  in Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church, 132 S. 5th St., Easton, PA with visitation 10 to 10:30 AM in the church. The Ashton Funeral Home, Easton is handling the arrangements. Interment is in Easton Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Church, 614 W. Mahanoy Ave., Mahanoy City, PA 17948. Offer online condolences at

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