Rosemarie H. Barker

May 20, 1936 ~ April 7, 2022 (age 85)


Rosemarie (Holzapfel) Barker, 85, of Weisenberg Township, died April 7, 2022, at Lehigh Valley Cedar Crest, Allentown.


Born, May 20, 1936, in Wyomissing, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Theresa (Maidl) Holzapfel.


She was a 1954 graduate of Central Catholic High School.


Rosemarie was employed as a bookkeeper and tax preparer with Value Builders and H&R Block.  She retired in 2005.


She was a member of St. Joseph the Worker Church, Orefield.


Rosemarie enjoyed gardening and helping others.


Surviving are her two sons: John R.D. Barker of Slatedale, Lehigh County and Joseph R. Barker of Kutztown.


Also surviving are her two grandchildren: Ashley Riccaboni and Terrance J. Barker and two great granddaughters, Twyla and Stellar.


Rosemarie will also be sadly missed by her cousin, Eric Holzapfel of Washington, D.C.


Services will be held Thursday, April 14, 2022, at 11:30 a.m. at Chapel of St. George at Gethsemane Cemetery.  A viewing will be held from 10-11 a.m. at Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., 3300 Kutztown Road, Laureldale.  


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April 14, 2022

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

Prayer Service
April 14, 2022

11:30 AM
Chapel of St. George at Gethsemane Cemetery
3129 Kutztown Road
Laureldale, PA 19605

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