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Agsten,Leroy J. “Lee” Jr. 12 Guestbook Entries »

Leroy J. (Lee) Agsten, Jr., 80, of Cumru Twp.,passed away Saturday, December 10th, at Reading Hospital and Medical Center.

Leroy was born in Reading, on December 14, 1935, a son of the late Katherine (Englehart) and Leroy J. Agsten, Sr.

He was the husband of Judy M. (Bard) Agsten.

Lee was a 1953 graduate of Reading HIgh School and a 1961 Penn State Graduate.

In his profession, Lee worked hard as a CPA.

Lee loved watching Penn State Football, traveling, playing golf, eating out with many friends, and also to buy little trinkets for the house. He loved his cats, especially “Fern”. Lee didn’t like being told he was very intelligent.

He honored his country by serving in the US Army.

Lee is also survived by two step daughters, Cynthia Stitzel and Kendall Stitzel.

He is also survived by 1 granddaughter Kiersten Merkel and 1 grandson, Koby Stitzel

A Service will be held on Wednesday, December 14th at Sanders Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc.,1501 N. 11th St.,Reading at 11:00 am. .

Friends may call Wednesday from 10:00-11:00 AM

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to charity of your choice..

Interment at Forest Hills Memorial Park.
Family and friends may sign the online register at www.sanderfuneral.com.

Vought,William F. 3 Guestbook Entries »

William F. Vought, 97, formerly of Reading, passed away Wednesday, December 7th, at Manor Care- West Reading.

Bill was born in Shamokin on June 21, 1919, a son of the late Amy (Snyder) and Marion Vought.

Bill was predeceased by his wife,Isabella M. (Snyder) Vought on 11/23/1982.

He served in the U.S. Army as a Pvt. in WW II.

Bill worked as a full fashion knitter at Berkshire Knitting Mill ;Bill then worked as a knitter at Talbot Knitting Mills;Bond Bakery Truck Driver and as an attendant for Hess Gas Station.

Bill was an avid bowler at Paradise in Reading,Laurel Lanes and Bowl-O-Rama

Bill is survived by
a daughter, Barbara A. wife of C. David Behrle of Nampa,Idaho;
a son,William A. Vought husband of Elaine , of Sinking Spring.
He is also survived by 5 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
No viewing.
Graveside Service 10:00 AM on Monday, December 12th at Forest Hills Memorial Park with interment to follow.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.

Wolf, Janice E. 4 Guestbook Entries »

Janice E. Wolf, 73, of Reading, passed away Monday, December 5th, in her residence.

Janice was born in Reading, on May 17, 1943, a daughter of the late Mary (Ringler) and John Guiles.

She was the widow of Lloyd R. Wolf. Mr. Wolf died April 7, 2006.

She worked as a polisher for Pennsylvania Optical of Reading, for 35 years.

Janice loved being with her family; enjoyed playing bingo, going to the casinos and playing cards.

Janice is survived by
three daughters, Wendy L., wife of Ronald Yednock, of Muhlenberg Township;
Betty Mae Copeland, of Reading and Mary L. Weaverling, of Reading.

Janice is also survived by
a sister, Mary Louise Yergey, of Melbourne, FL, and she is also survived by 7 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, December 8th at the Sanders Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc., 1501 North 11th Street, Reading.

Friends are invited to call 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, December 8th at the funeral home.

Interment will be private at convenience of the family in Good Shepherd Cemetery, Reading.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to: Penn State Health St. Joseph Cancer Center, PO Box 316, Reading, PA 19603.

Please sign the online guest register at www.sandersfuneral.com.

Deininger, Phyllis J. Sign the Guestbook »

Phyllis J. Deininger, 83, of West Lawn, passed away Monday, November 21st, at St. Joseph Medical Center, Reading.

Phyllis was born in Reading, on December 27, 1932, a daughter of the late Mary E. (Gernert) and James L. Mengel.

She was the widow William H. Deininger. Mr. Deininger died May 27, 2000.

Phyllis worked as a waitress at the former Shillington Restaurant for 20 years, retiring in June 1996.

Phyllis is survived by
a daughter, Stephanie J. Deininger, of New Berlinville;
two sons William J. Deininger, of West Lawn; Randy H. Deininger, of West Lawn.

Phyllis is also survived by 2 grandchildren. She was predeceased by a grandson Tanner.

Friends may call from 9:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. on Friday, November 25th at Sanders Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc., 1501 North 11th Street, Reading. There will be no services or interment.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Animal Rescue League,
P.O. Box 69 Mohnton, PA 19540.

Please sign the online guest register at www.sandersfuneral.com.

Taylor, Helen R. Sign the Guestbook »

Helen R. Taylor, 98, of Berks Heim, passed away Monday, November 21st, at Berks Heim, Leesport.

Helen was born in Reading, on September 18, 1918, a daughter of the late Augusta S. (Schlechter) and Edward Rick.

She was the widow of James W. Taylor. Mr. Taylor died November 5, 2003.

Mrs. Taylor was a member of Nativity Lutheran Church, Reading and she graduated from Reading High School.

Helen is survived by
a daughter, Caroline R. wife of David Brumbach, of Fleetwood;
a step son, Robert J. Taylor, of Philadelphia.

She is also survived by 2 grandchildren: Matthew and Rebecca; Step granddaughter Shannon and 3 great grandchildren Peter, Naomi and Gabriel.

Helen was pre deceased by her brothers Edward, Jr and Richard Rick.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, November 26th at 10:00 A.M. at Nativity Lutheran Church, 1501 North th Street, Reading.

Friends are also invited to call 9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M. at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Berks Heim Activities Department, 1011 Berks Road Leesport, PA 19533.

The Sanders Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 1501 North 11th Street, Reading, is in charge of the arrangements. Please sign the online guest register at www.sandersfuneral.com.