Nicholas S. Casher

February 19, 1994October 11, 2021

Nicholas S. Casher, 27, of Woodland, passed away Monday, October 11, 2021 at Allegheny General Hospital due to complications of a dirt bike accident.

He was born on February 19, 1994 in Clearfield the son of Thaddeus Durant and Annisse (Casher) Straw. Nicholas was a 2012 graduate of Clearfield Area High School. He was employed by Lezzer Truss, Inc.

Nicholas enjoyed all extreme sports- motor cross and snowboarding. He also enjoyed woodworking and construction. He was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout and also spent time in Australia as a student ambassador. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his step parents: Scott Straw and Kim Durant; sister, Corinne K. Straw and brother, Isaac E. Durant; grandparents: Rodney Casher, Sue and Tom Straw, Tim and Peggy Durant, Pam Gibson; great grandparents: Shelia Wisor and Charlotte Crain; and uncle grandpa, Buddy Sam Casher; he is also survived by numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Valarie K. Casher and a grandfather, Edwin Gibson.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, October 16, 2021 from 10am until the time of services at 1pm at the Bennett and Houser Funeral Home, Inc. Burial will be in Bigler Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made in his memory to the SPCA or Allegheny Spay & Neuter Clinic

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Dakota Seaburn

October 15, 2021

One of my Favorite Memories is when we all were hanging out listening to Music and Talking to what ever came to mind. You Shared this Song that Day and I had it Saved on my Phone because of how much I loved it. I know you did too Nick so Hope you can Hear and Keep on Rocking out 🎶
Miss you man

Over The Garden Wall - Prelude