Elisabeth Sides

April 27, 1935 - September 27, 2014
Elisabeth Sides

Elisabeth Sides of Fletcher, NC died Saturday, September 27, 2014 at the Laurels of Hendersonville. She was born April 27, 1935 in Kaiserslautern, Germany to the late Erwin and Maria Zettlemayer Edinger. Elisabeth was also preceded in death by her son, Manfred Sides, who died September 2005 in Hendersonville, NC and a brother, Erwin Edinger, of Kaiserslautern, Germany in 1971. Elisabeth was a member of Skyland United Methodist Church and participated in tap dancing at Patís School of Dance. She also was a past President of the Hendersonville Chorale and enjoyed a long and successful career in the banking industry. Mrs. Sides is survived by her husband, Don Sides of Fletcher; her daughter, Mary Sides Mowery and husband Bruce Douglas Mowery, Jr. of Mills River; daughter in-law, Lillibeth Sides of Asheville; brother, Johannes Edinger of Alensborn, Germany; six grandchildren, Shane Douglas Mowery of Dallas, TX, Steven Mowery of Denver, CO, Zoey Sides Saye, Anna Sides, Mary Beth Sides and Leilani Sides, all of Asheville and a great-granddaughter, Lilly Anna Saye. A memorial service will be held 4pm Friday, October 3, at Skyland United Methodist Church. Rev. Keith Turman will officiate. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 120 Executive Park, Building 1 Asheville, North Carolina 28801


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  • September 30, 2014
    Hymon Family says:
    My sincere condolences to the family take comfort in God's word the Bible at James 4:8 draw close to God and he will draw close to you. Also at Revelation 21:3,4 death will be of the pass. Please go to JW.org and read about death being of the pass.

  • September 30, 2014
    Patricia Myers and Gerri Roberts says:
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. She will be missed

  • October 01, 2014
    Chris Carter says:
    Thinking about you and the Family Don...and remembering her delightful spirit.

  • October 08, 2014
    Erlene Rawson says:
    My prayers are with you Don and your family during this time of your loss.May God be with you.

  • October 08, 2014
    Guy & Teresa Beal says:
    We are so sorry for your loss and you are in our prayers.