Mildred B. (Bohr) Wertz

August 18, 1923 ~ August 11, 2019 (age 95)


Mildred B. Wertz, 95, of Temple, passed away August 11, 2019 in Cape Regional Health System, Cape May, NJ.

She was the wife of the late Franklin W. Wertz, Jr, who passed away in 2005.

Born in Reading, PA on August 18, 1923, she was a daughter of the late Irvin and Minnie (Genslinger) Bohr.

Mildred was a 1942 graduate of Muhlenberg High School.

She was a member of Grace Alsace UCC.

Mildred was the cafeteria supervisor for Muhlenberg High School for many years.

She enjoyed the beach, cooking, baking but most of all she loved spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Mildred is survived by her two children: Susan Graeff of Temple, PA with whom she resided and Woodrow Wertz and his wife Joanne of Cape May, NJ.

Other survivors include four grandchildren: Lisa Graeff-Smith, wife of Charles Smith, Jr, of Temple, PA; Tanya wife of Scot Eddinger of Mohrsville, PA; Jennifer wife of Alex Toth of Cape May, NJ and Matthew Wertz and his wife Erin, also of Cape May, NJ.  

There are also five great grandchildren: Samuel Eddinger, Benjamin Eddinger, Anique Smith, Matthew Wertz, Jr. and Skyla Wertz.

Also surviving is a great great granddaughter: Mia Grosso.

She also will be missed by her great grand dogs. 

Services will be held Friday, August 16 at 11:00 am in Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., 3300 Kutztown Road, Laureldale.  A viewing will be held from 10:00 am until time of services. 

Burial will be in Alsace Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Nothing Down, P.O. Box 696 NorthField, NJ 08225.

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August 16, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc.
3300 Kutztown Road
Laureldale, PA 19605

Funeral Service
August 16, 2019

11:00 AM
Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc.
3300 Kutztown Road
Laureldale, PA 19605

August 16, 2019

4:00 PM
Alsace Cemetery
Adams and Kutztown Road
Reading, PA 19605

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