Theresa A. Nowotarski

February 18, 1930 ~ July 19, 2019 (age 89)

Theresa A. Nowotarski, 89, of Reading, died July 19, 2019 at Tower Health – Reading Hospital, West Reading.

Born, February 18, 1930, in Reading, she was a daughter of the late Adam John and Mary A. (Lesko) Nowotarski.

She was a graduate of Central Catholic High School and St. Joseph Hospital School of Nursing, Reading.

Theresa was employed as a registered nurse for over 40 years, retiring from Wernersville State Hospital.

She was a member of Holy Guardian Angels R.C. Church, Hyde Park, where she was a very active volunteer for various church activities.

Surviving is her brother, Frederick Nowotarski of Reading and many nieces and nephews.

Theresa was preceded in death by nine siblings: Catherine A. Krasicki, George Nowotarski, Paul Nowotarski, Mary A. Spears, Dorothy V. Tucci, Robert Nowotarski, Bernard Nowotarski, Gerald Nowotarski and Lawrence W. Nowotarski. 

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Holy Guardian Angels Church, 3121 Kutztown Road, Reading (Muhlenberg Township), PA 19605.  A viewing will be held from 10-11 a.m. in the church.  Burial will be private in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Kenhorst.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: Holy Guardian Angels R.C. Church at the above address.

Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., Laureldale is in charge of arrangements.  For online condolences visit

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