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Smith, Ethel P. Sign the Guestbook »

Ethel P. Smith, 89, of Annville, passed away Saturday, August 13th, at Cedar Haven Healthcare, Lebanon, Pennsylvania.

Ethel was born in Reading, on November 7, 1926, a daughter of the late Emma I. (Hafer) and Walter H. Gerhard.

She was the widow of Albert J. Smith. Mr. Smith died September 26, 1996. Mrs. Smith was also predeceased by her son Ronald A. on December 15, 2009.

Ethel worked as a purse maker.

Ethel is survived by several nieces and nephews.

A Graveside Service will be held 10:00 A.M. on Thursday, August 18th at Sinking Spring Cemetery in Sinking Spring.

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

Blackmon,Louis,Jr. 1 Guestbook Entry »

Louis Blackmon, Jr., 83, of Reading, passed away Thursday, August 11th, at Reading Hospital and Medical Center.

Louis was born in Lancaster County, S. Carolina, on October 1, 1932, a son of the late Alberta and Louis Blackmon .
He had worked as a fork lift operator for the former Rockwell International.
Louis is survived by
a daughter, Caroline J., wife of James Washington of Reading.
He is also survived by 3 grandchildren
Memorial service will be Saturday,August 20th,at 2:00 PM from the Sanders Funeral Home and Cremation Services,Inc.,1501 N. 11th St.,Reading.
Friends may call Saturday from 1:30-2:00 PM.
Interment private.

Hnot, Betty L. 1 Guestbook Entry »

Betty L. Hnot, 83, of Reading, passed away Tuesday, August 9th, at her residence.

Betty was born in Reading, on April 15, 1933, a daughter of the late Irene A. (Hassel) and Stewart W. Hoffman.

She was the widow of Francis Hnot, Sr. Mr. Hnot died September 8, 2002.

Betty is survived by
two daughters, Diane Erb and Sharon Hnot, both of Reading;

a son, Francis Hnot, Jr., of Reading.

She is also survived by 3 grandchildren and 1 great granddaughter.

A Religious Service will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Friday, August 12th at the Sanders Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc., 1501 North 11th Street, Reading,

Friends may call Friday from 9:00 – 10:00 A.M. at the funeral home.

Interment at Forest Hills Memorial Park, Exeter Township.

Hoffman,Kurt L. 5 Guestbook Entries »

Kurt L. Hoffman, 51, of Reading, passed away Sunday, August 7th.

Kurt was born in Reading, on January 21, 1965, a son of Hollye (Kreiser) Hoffman, of W.Reading and the late Norman Hoffman.
Kurt is also survived by
a daughter, Amber L. Hartenstine, wife of Frank,sister,Tammy Rutkowski ,niece Laray D. Zavala and grandson,Julian.
Kurt was a Reading High School Graduate and did volunteer work at the Hope Rescue Mission.
Services are private at the convenience of the family. 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 www.sandersfuneral.com.

Gilmore,Diane M. 1 Guestbook Entry »

Diane M. Gilmore, 64, of Reading, passed away at 11:15 PM, Tuesday, August 2nd, at Reading Hospital and Medical Center.

Diane was born in Reading
on October 18, 1951, a daughter of the late Mary (Spickler) and Arthur Witman.

She was the widow of Jack S. Gilmore. Jack passed away 7/9/2012.

Diane was a 1969 Reading High School graduate.

She worked as a computer operator at the former CNA Insurance Co. for 23 years.
Diane is survived by
a son,Trevor M Gilmore of Reading.

Services are private at the convenience of the family.
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 www.sandersfuneral.com.