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


Sharon L. Schmitz
Sharon L. (Mutter) Schmitz, 74, of Boyertown, passed away on Sunday, April 21, 2019 at Pottstown Hospital. Born in Gilbertsville, she was the daughter of the late Grace E. (Martin) Mutter and Roy S. Mutter. Sharon was a 1962 graduate of Boyertown Area High School. She worked as a lab technician for Aerospace for 20
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Eugene L. Rohrbach
Eugene L. Rohrbach, 75, husband of Erma J. (Dotterer) Rohrbach, of Topton, passed away on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at the Lutheran Home at Topton. Born in Colebrookdale Township, PA, he was the son of the late Sealos H. Rohrbach and Betty A. (Rhoads) Rohrbach. He was a 1961 graduate of Boyertown Area Senior High
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Clarence O. Standhardt
Clarence O. Standhardt, 87 years of age, passed away on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at Frederick Living in Frederick, PA. Widower of Willo Dean (White) Standhardt 1929 – 1998, and Miriam (Moser) Standhardt 1932 – 2015. Born as a 4th generation farmer to the late May (Oberholtzer) and Albert Standhardt. Clarence served in the Korean
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Leonard R. Bauer
Leonard R. Bauer, 94, of Boyertown, passed away on Thursday, April 4, 2019. He was the widower of Jeanette (Reitnauer) Bauer. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Edward Bauer and the late Alice M (Tobin) Bauer. Mr. Bauer was employed for over 40 years at BF Goodrich where he cured tires.
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Farrah M. Wertz
Farrah M. (Palmer) Wertz, 42, of Boyertown, died on Friday, March 29, 2019 in Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest. She was the wife of Francis P. Wertz. Born in Philadelphia, she was a daughter of Robert Palmer Sr. and the late Patricia (Sedgwick) Palmer. She was a graduate of Kennedy Kendrick High School and attended Chestnut
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Edith A. Reinert
Edith A. (Pennypacker) Reinert, 86, of Earl Township, widow of Clarence W. Reinert, passed away on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at her residence. Born in Berks County, she was the daughter of the late Estella (Rhoads) and Harvey Pennypacker. Edith was a self-employed real estate agent for many years for Reinert’s Mobile Haven. She was
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Effie M. (Shaner) Heydt
Effie M. (Shaner) Heydt, 91, died Saturday, March 30, 2019 at Amity Place. Formerly of Gilbertsville. She was the widow of Charles L. Heydt. Born in Clayton, PA. she was a daughter of the late William Shaner and the late Cora (Herb) Shaner. Effie was a knitter at Great American Knitting Mill for many years.
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Fredrick L. Johnson
Fredrick L. Johnson, 84, husband of Jane L. (Wolfgang) Johnson, of Bechtelsville, passed away on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at Pottstown Hospital. Born in McCartney, Pa, he was the son of the late Marld “Leroy” Johnson and Grace (Patterson) Morgillo. He graduated from Moshannon Valley High School and attended Williamsport Technical School. Fredrick worked for
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Laura L. Koons
Laura L. Koons, 84, of Boyertown, passed away on Friday, March 22, 2019 at ManorCare in Pottstown. Born in Boyertown, she was the daughter of the late Ella (Croll) Rothenberger and Jacob Rothenberger. Laura worked as an advertising sales consultant for the Boyertown Times for 40 plus years starting in 1970. She was one of
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Esther L. Foreman
Esther L. (Wade) Foreman, 79, widow of H. Edward Foreman, of Gilbertsville, passed away on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at Seasons Hospice in Phoenixville. Services will be private at the convenience of the family.
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Mary L. Schoenly
Mary L. (Schrump) Schoenly, 84, wife of Harold Y. Schoenly, of Boyertown, passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at her residence. She was the daughter of the late Elizabeth (Betz) Schrump and Harry Schrump. Mary was a 1952 graduate of Boyertown Senior High School. She was a member of Christ Lutheran Church – Niantic.
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Sarah M. Endy
Sarah M. (Christman) Endy, 90, widow of Charles M. Endy Jr., of Boyertown, passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at Pottstown Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Beulah (Eddinger) Christman and Nathan Christman. Sarah was employed by Beckerman’s Shoe Factory as a supervisor for seventeen plus years. She enjoyed quilting and crocheting.
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