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Edna M. Leibensperger

Thursday, May 31, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Ziegels Lutheran Church

Edna M. Leibensperger, 85, formerly of Kempton, died May 26, 2018, in Kutztown Manor.

She was the widow of Ray A. Leibensperger.

Born in Lowhill Township, she was a daughter of the late Howard and Eva (Stauffer) Werley.

She worked for the former Kutztown Shoe Co. and as a packer for the former Standard Plastics Co.

In addition, she worked on her family’s farm all her life.

She was a member of Ziegels Lutheran Church, Breinigsville.

Her survivors include a daughter Rose M. Wessner of Kempton; sisters Marie Werley and Mildred Reidenhour, both of Kutztown; grandchildren Terry and Jessica Wessner; niece; nephews; and beloved Jack Russell, Baby.

She was predeceased by a sister, Pauline Reidenhour.

Her services will be at 11 a.m. May 31, at Keller Funeral Home, 1018 Church St., Fogelsville, with the Rev. Andrew Meckstroth officiating. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m.

Interment at Ziegels Union Cemetery.

Condolences may be offered at

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the church memorial fund, 9990 Ziegels Church Road, Breinigsville, PA 18031.