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


Betty J. Marchetti
Betty J. (Sabo) Marchetti, 82, widow of Edward R. Marchetti, formerly of Boyertown, passed away on Thursday, August 2, 2018 at Manatawny Manor. Born in Hazleton, she was the daughter of the late Anna (Evancho) Sabo and Frank Sabo. Betty was a seamstress and also worked at M&T Bank as a cleaning lady. She was
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David D. Ellis
David D. Ellis, 71, husband of Sandra F. (Riegner) Ellis, of Boyertown, passed away Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at his residence. Born in Reading, PA., he was the son of Robert H., widower of Emma R. (Shirey) Ellis. David was a 1965 graduate of Boyertown High School. He served in the Navy during the Vietnam
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Mary A. Hess
Mary Ann (Windish) Hess, 77, wife of Lenus D. Hess, passed away on July 25, 2018 at her residence. Born in Topton, she was the daughter of the late Estella (Miller) Windish and Charles Windish. Mary was a 1959 graduate of Brandywine Heights High School. She was employed by Boyertown Casket Company for 25 years
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Amber L. Frain
Amber L. Frain, 32, passed away on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at Lehigh Valley Hospital. Amber was a 2004 graduate of Upattinas School. She enjoyed being a homemaker, exercising, body art, and spending time with her family and children. Surviving are her mother, Yvonne M. (Frain) Beard, wife of Peter T. Beard and her biological
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Dean M. Kauffman
Dean M. Kauffman, 56, of Boyertown, passed away on Monday, July 23, 2018 at Manatawny Manor. Born in Pottstown, he was the son of Martin L. Kauffman of Boyertown and Martha A. (Rohrbach) Kauffman, companion of Rick Wadsworth of Boyertown. Dean was a 1980 graduate of Boyertown High School. He worked at Ringing Hill Landscaping
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Doris E. Peterson
Doris E. (Buck) Peterson, 79, of Bechtelsville passed away on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Lehigh Valley Hospital. She was the widow of her first husband George W. Moose and her second husband James R. Peterson. Born in Clearfield County, she was the daughter of the late Emerson Buck and the late Georgia (Houdeshell) Buck.
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Lois A. Frain
Lois E. (Appel) Frain, 90, of Boyertown passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 in Chestnut Knoll. She was the widow of Richard S. Frain. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Harry Appel and the late Elizabeth (Leh) Appel. Lois was a 1946 graduate of Boyertown Area High School. Lois worked
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Shirley A. Schaeffer
Shirley A. (Miller) Schaeffer, 85, of Shillington, died on Friday, June 29, 2018 in her home. She was the widow of John S. Schaeffer Jr. Born in North Coventry Twp., Chester County, she was a daughter of the late William F. Miller and the late Carrie H. (Brotz) Miller. Mrs. Schaeffer was a homemaker. Shirley
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Jacob J. Werstler
Jacob J. Werstler, 98, widower of Joyce (Reichart) Werstler, of Boyertown, passed away on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at Manatawny Manor. Born in Gablesville, he was the son of the late Warren Werstler and Gertrude (Johnson) Werstler. Jacob worked at Boyertown Packaging as a machine operator for thirty years and prior to that he worked
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Donald R. Frey Jr.
Donald R. Frey Jr., 64, of Boyertown, husband of Michele E. (Rohrbach) Frey, passed away on Sunday, June 24, 2018. Born in Pottstown, he was the son of Sarah L. (Seivard) Frey of Exeter Township and the late Donald R. Frey Sr. Donald attended Exeter High School.  He worked for Stanley Flag as a laborer. 
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John Keller Reed
John Keller Reed, 64, of Boyertown, passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at Reading Hospital-Tower Health. Born in Douglass Township, he was the son of the late Janet (Keller) Reed and Edward Reed. John went to Boyertown High School and was employed at C. S. Garber Well Drilling for thirty plus years. He was
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Warren J. (Skip) Mutter, Jr.
Warren J. (Skip) Mutter Jr., 72, husband of Virginia D. (Weller) Mutter, of Boyertown, passed away on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at his residence. Born in Pottstown, he was the son of Betty (Babb) wife of Robert Smith of Boyertown and Warren J. Mutter Sr. of Bally. Warren worked at Teleflex in the shipping and
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