A Mass of Christian Burial for Edna M. Schlaerth, a Cheektowaga homemaker who retired to Florida 27 years ago, was offered Saturday in Zephyrhills, Fla.
Mrs. Schlaerth died Tuesday in East Pasco Medical Center, Zephyrhills. She was 89.
She was born in Buffalo. She and her husband, Robert, lived in Cheektowaga for 36 years while he worked as a Prudential Insurance agent in the Buffalo area. They moved to Florida in 1977. He died on the same date as she, Nov. 16, seven years ago.
Mrs. Schlaerth was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Zephyrhills.
She is survived by a daughter, Deborah Kaufman of North Bethesda, Md.; a son, Robert W. of Dayton, Ohio; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.