Sara Cardennis

Sara Cardennis, 66, passed away on May 14, 2017, at Hershey Medical Center after a 10-month battle with cancer. Her loving and devoted husband, Bill Cardennis remained by her side every step of the way.

Sara was born to the late Kenneth and Marian Breon on May 25, 1950, in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. She graduated from Williamsport Area High School in 1968. After high school, she started a family with the late Pete McCowan. Together they had two sons, Nathan and Aaron. She was widowed in 1994. Sara was dedicated to her career. During her lifetime, she worked for Sylvania and retired from Kellogg’s in 2015.

Sara thoroughly enjoyed exercise and fitness training, getting together with the girls and family gatherings. The time she spent with her granddaughter Carrie and her children, were her happiest of days.

Sara is preceded in death by her parents, Kenneth and Marian Breon; brother, Joel Breon; and first husband, Pete McCowan.

Sara is survived by her husband, Bill Cardennis; sons, Nathan (Jacqueline) McCowan and Aaron (Kathy) McCowan; grandchildren, Carrie Edkin, Wylder McCowan and Angus McCowan; great-grandchildren, Austin and Ally. In addition, Sara is survived by her extended Cardennis family including step-children, Melissa, Neisha, Nicholas, and Rebecca; 9 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at Community Baptist Church, 1853 PA-87, Montoursville on Thursday, May 18, at 6:30 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society Hope Lodge of Central PA. Donations may be mailed to 125 Lucy Ave., Hummelstown, PA 17036.