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Berdelle M. Follweiler

Thursday, May 16, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Ebenezer UCC

Berdelle M. Follweiler, 103, of Slatington, died peacefully April 16, 2019, in her home.

She was the widow of Kermit W. Follweiler, who died in 1978.

Born in Lehigh Furnace, she was a daughter of the late Wallace Dorward and Eva Walters.

Employed by the former Paris Neckwear in various positions, she retired in 1981.

She was a longtime and dedicated member of Ebenezer United Church of Christ, New Tripoli.

Her survivors include daughters Delores M. Wasilkowski and Marlene F., wife of David J. Newhard; grandson Chris D. Newhard and his wife, Deanne; great-grandchildren Nathan T. Newhard and his wife, Jillian, Amber K. Newhard and her fiancé, Peter Costalas; and “adopted” granddaughter Maraquita Hollman.

She was predeceased by sisters Arlene Jones, Beatrice Brobst and Shirley Becker; and brothers Clifford, William, Allen and Harvey White.

Services will be private, at the convenience of the family.

There will be no calling hours.

Contributions may be made to the church or to SpiriTrust Lutheran Home Care and Hospice, both in c/o the funeral home, P.O. Box 29, Slatedale, PA 18079-0029.

Arrangements were made by Kevin E. Hunsicker Funeral Home Inc., Slatedale.