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Wolf,Donald C. 2 Guestbook Entries »

Donald C. Wolf, 87, of Stony Creek Mills, passed away Tuesday, August 1st, at Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center, Reading.

Donald was born in Reading on August 18, 1929, a son of the late Helen M. Wenrich and Chester W. Wolf.

He was the widower of Jean L. (Thiry) Wolf. She died June 12th,2017.

He was a member of Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church ,1375 Friedensburg Rd.Reading, PA.,19606.
He was a 1948 graduate of West Reading High School.
Don was a veteran of the U.S. Army as a Cpl.(T) serving in the Korean War.

He was employed as a draftsman at Gilbert Associates for 43 years. He retired in 2001.
Don is survived by
two sons Barry C. Wolf, St. Lawrence and Gary C. Wolf, husband of Holly of Fleetwood.

He is also survived by granddaughter-Shannon Barnette, great grandson Tyler Barnette and by a sister Barbara N. -wife of Harold Jackson of Sun City West,AZ.
Services from Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church,Saturday.August 5th at 10:00 AM. Friends may call from 9:00 -10:00 am.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Interment in Forest Hills Memorial Park .
Sanders Funeral Home and Cremation Services,Inc.1501 N. 11th St.,Reading,is in charge of arrangements.
Family and friends may sign online register at

Appolloni,Evelyn C. 3 Guestbook Entries »

Evelyn C. Appolloni, 83, of Alsace Twp., passed away Tuesday, July 18th, at Reading Hospital .
She was pre-deceased by her husband,Emilio A. Appolloni.
She was born in a farmhouse on Butter Lane,Mt. Penn,and was one of eight daughters of the late LeRoy F. and Rose (Switzgable) Enders.
She retired after working many years in the banking industry.
Evelyn was a 1952 graduate of Reading High School. She was an artist and skilled seamstress who donated her talents to her family and those in need.
She was a generous and kind mother,grandmother,aunt and sister always putting others needs before her own.
Evelyn is survived by 3 daughters;Linda Roxberry,wife of Fred of Shillington,Tamara Schwartz,wife of Philip of Newburyport.MA. and Andrea Appolloni,companion of Chris Delmonico of Oley.
Also surviving are grandchildren Emily Caretti,Angela (Davis) Marino,wife of Matt,Tobias Schwartz and Hannah Schwartz.
Sisters-Lois Melcher,Ruth Young,Myrtle Huber,and Grace Yoder of Reading;Carole Stamm of Cape Coral,FL. She was predeceased by 2 sisters,Janet Landis and Alma Yoder.
Contributions to the American Cancer Society,498 Bellevue Ave.,Reading,Pa. 19605.
Services from the Sanders Funeral Home and Cremation Services,Inc.,1501 N. 11th St.,Reading,on Saturday,July 22nd at 10:00 AM. Friends may call on Saturday from 9:00 -10:00 AM .
Interment in Forest Hills Memorial Park.
Family and friends may sign online register at

Calpino, Jason W. 8 Guestbook Entries »

Jason W. Calpino, 39, of Womelsdorf, passed away Wednesday, July 5th, at his residence.

Jason was born in West Reading, on October 15, 1977, a son of Debra Wills, of Tampa, FL and William Calpino, of Exeter.

He graduated from Gov. Mifflin High School in 1997; he was a factory worker in the textile industry.

In addition to his parents, Jason is survived by: maternal grandmother Elizabeth Ford, Lancaster and paternal grandmother Angelina Calpino, West Lawn.

Jason is also survived by his daughter, Kiana H. Calpino, of Mohnton; and a sister, Lindsey Calpino, of West Lawn.

In lieu of flowers, contributions maybe made to: Kiana H. Calpino 7605, at First National Bank, 606 E. Lancaster Avenue, Shillington, PA 19607; to aid in her future.

Services are private at the convenience of family. The Sanders Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc., 1501 North 11th Street, Reading, is in charge of the arrangements. Please sign the online guest register at

Bensing,Jonathan M. 1 Guestbook Entry »

Jonathan M. Bensing, 36, known by his friends as “Dog Boy”, of Mohrsville, passed away Tuesday, July 4th, in his residence.

Jonathan was born in Reading, on March 18, 1981, a son of Andrew Bensing and Helga (Zwingert) Bensing of Bern Twp.

Jonathan was a 1999 graduate of Schuylkill Valley High School.

He was employed for many years as an electrical technician last working 1 year ago.

Jonathan loved music. He was a musician himself, playing the guitar and singing vocals.

Jonathan is also survived by a sister, Danyelle Bensing and a brother, Gerik Bensing, both of Bern Twp.

Interment is private at the convenience of the family. A memorial service will be arranged at a later date. No flowers please. Donations can be made to The Greater Reading Mental Health Alliance, Sanders Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc. 1501 N. 11th St., Reading, is in charge of arrangements.

Baker, Valda E. 1 Guestbook Entry »

Valda E. Baker, 100, of Reading, passed away Tuesday, June 27th, at Manor Care – Laureldale.

Valda was born in Shamokin, Pennsylvania on July 27, 1916, a daughter of the late Lillian Greigle and William Schucker.

She worked as a waitress at the former Evergreen Diner, Reading, for 18 years.

A Graveside Service will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Monday, July 3rd at Forest Hills Memorial Park, Reading.

The Sanders Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 1501 North 11th Street, Reading, is in charge of the arrangements.