Obituaries

Obituaries

You can see the last farewells from families and loving ones who keep the warmest memories.

Memory… is the diary that we all carry about with us. Below are the recent obituaries left by loving ones, friends, relatives and sincerest condolences extended to the families


Frederick A. Paluba
Frederick A. Paluba, 90, husband of Marjorie M. (Miller) Paluba, of Barto, passed away at home on Sunday November 21, 2021. Born in Philadelphia, Frederick was the son of the late Frederick F. and Helen M. Paluba. Frederick was a 1950 graduate of Roman Catholic High School and went on to attend Pierce Business School
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Arline Friz
Arline (Hoff) Friz, 96, widow of Raymond C. Friz, of Boyertown, passed away at Manatawny Manor on Saturday, November 20, 2021. Born in Limerick, Arline was the daughter of the late Aaron S. and Eva M. (Houck) Hoff. Arline was a 1943 graduate of Pottstown High School. She worked for twenty-five years at American Olean
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Carl D. Missimer
Carl D. Missimer, 88, husband of Gail E. Missimer, passed away at home on Saturday, November 6, 2021. He was born in Pottstown on April 15, 1933. Carl worked for many years as a maintenance supervisor at Occidental Chemical in Pottstown, where he retired. He was predeceased by his first wife, Lee Ann (Gabel) Missimer.
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Ruth E. Diener
Ruth E. (Eshbach) Diener, 96, passed away on Tuesday, November 9, 2021, at Grandview Hospital. A former resident of Boyertown, she had been at Souderton Mennonite Home for the past three years. Born in Eshbach, PA, Ruth was the daughter of the late Oswin and Virgin (Minner) Eshbach. Ruth was preceded in death by her
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Arlene A. Wolf
Arlene A. ( Eline ) Wolf Sunrise: July 15th , 1927 Sunset: October 31st , 2021 Arlene Wolf, aged 94 years young, of Bechtelsville , PA. passed away at Pennsburg Manor, Pennsburg , PA. where she had been a resident for the past 3 1/2 years . Arlene was the daughter of the late Frank and Emma
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Mary Lou Bentz
Mary Lou (Hoke) Bentz, 86, widow of John R. Bentz, Sr., of Bechtelsville, passed away on Wednesday, October 27, 2021, at her residence. Born in Lebanon, PA, she was the daughter of the late Minnie (Sheaf) Hoke and Howard Hoke. Mary Lou was a 1952 graduate of Lebanon Senior High School.  She enjoyed being a
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Franklin E. Nace
Franklin E. Nace Jr., 85, of York, passed away on Sunday, October 17, 2021, at Rest Haven. Born in Philadelphia, Franklin was the son of the late Franklin Sr., and Mildred (Little) Nace. Franklin was a 1954 graduate of Girard College in Philadelphia where he became a resident student following the death of his father.
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Wilmer A. Bechtel
Wilmer A. Bechtel, 85, of Douglassville, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 19, 2021, in Complete Care-Berkshire, Exeter Township, where he resided since August. Born at home, in Bechtelsville, Mr. Bechtel was the son of the late Ammon F. and Grace Lizzie Bechtel. He is survived by his loving wife, Mildred
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Rev. Donald C. McHenry
Rev. Donald C. McHenry, age 94, Douglassville, PA., went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Oct.19, 2021, after a brief illness.  He was born May 1, 1927 in Hinsdale, IL, but moved to central PA as a teenager with his parents, Wallace & Lois McHenry, their only child.  In 1945 Don graduated from
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Grace B. Spohn
Grace B. Spohn, 81 of Gilbertsville Together we will mourn, with sadness, tears and fears. Together we will love our Grace, ourselves and each other. Together we will live, for her, for us and for those to come. Together we will heal in memory of our beloved Mom. Grace unexpectedly passed away on October 14,
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Shirley I. Ziegenfuse
Shirley I. (Miller) Ziegenfuse, 92, widow of Harold A. Ziegenfuse, passed away on Tuesday, September 28, 2021, at Masonic Village in Elizabethtown, PA. Born in New Berlinville, Shirley was the daughter of the late Norman H. and Myrtle P. (Rhoads) Miller. Shirley was a 1947 graduate of Boyertown High School. She was employed by the Boyertown Casket Company
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Robert C. Orlando
Robert C. Orlando, 74, of New Berlinville, passed away at his home on Thursday, September 23, 2021. He was predeceased by Mabel Nester, his companion of 43 years. Born in Pottstown, Robert was the son of the late Charles Jr. and Erma (Selagy) Orlando. Bob was a graduate of Pottsgrove High School and went on
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