Kathleen Elaine (Manmiller) Reider, 82, of Oley, died June 20, 2019 in Berks Heim, Bern Township, where she had been a guest since May 23, 2017.
She was married June 27, 1959 to Jacob Leon Reider, of Oley.
Born in her Richmond Township residence on January 8, 1937, she was a daughter of the late Robert D. And Elizabeth M. (Shuman) Manmiller.
Kathleen was a 1955 graduate of Oley Valley High School.
She was employed a number of years as a candy packer with Tarsus, of Fleetwood.
Kathleen previously worked 18 years at Boyertown Apparel and as a teachers aide for over 15 years with Oley Valley Elementary School.
She was a member of Calvary Lutheran Church, Laureldale.
Kathleen loved to play Bingo and spend time at Bemps Hunting Camp in Sullivan County.
She is also survived by two children: Darrell A., husband of Hong (Nguyen) Reider of Muhlenberg Township and Crystal A. Reider of Laureldale.
Kathleen was affectionately known as “Memee” to three grandchildren: Bryce J. Rhoades, Andrew J. Reider and Sadelynn Ortiz.
There are also five siblings: Phyllis J., widow of Lee Stitzel of Kutztown; Rosalie I., wife of Errol Moyer of Blandon; Daniel R., husband of Diane (Lambert) Manmiller, of West Lawn; Diana L., widow of Jerry Fitzgerald of Blandon and Dennis J., husband of Ida (Barreto) Manmiller of Lyons.
She was predeceased by her twin sister, Josephine Lillie Manmiller, who died January 21, 1937.
Services will be held Tuesday, June 25th at 11:00 am in Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., 423 Main Street, Oley.
A viewing will be held Tuesday from 10:00 am – 11:00 am in the funeral home.
At Kathleen’s request, the burial will be private.
Kathleen’s family would like to thank the staff of A2 and B3 at Berks Heim for the care and love that was given to her.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Calvary Lutheran Church, 1009 Elizabeth Avenue, Laureldale, PA 19605.
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