Henry J. Petri, III

Henry Jacob Petri, III, 62, beloved husband of Rosemarie (Stercula) Petri for 35 years, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at Seasons Hospice, Phoenixville on April 3, 2018.


Born in Reading, on December 22, 1955, he was the son of Peggy Ann (Johnson) Petri and the late Henry Petri, Jr.


He graduated from Exeter High School in 1974.  For the last 35 years, he held various management roles in the cable TV industry working for Suburban Cable, Comcast Communications and Communications Cable Services, retiring in 2017.


In his spare time, he enjoyed restoring and exhibiting antique cars and motorcycles, and spoiling his 6 grandchildren.


In addition to his wife, he is survived by three children: Jacob Petri, Shelby NC; Amanda Lane, wife of Chad Rudisill, Shelby NC; and Kelly Ann Boettger, wife of Taylor, Lancaster PA; 6 Grandchildren: Connor Lane, Colton and Cooper Rudisill; and Rhiley, Zayden, and Braxtyn Boettger. He leaves behind one sister, Peggy Ann Graeff, wife of Barry, and nephew Gregory.


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Henry’s name to the American Cancer Society http://www.cancer.org.


Viewing will be 10AM – 12 PM, Saturday, April 7, 2018, at Houck & Gofus Funeral Home, 955 N Charlotte Street, Pottstown, immediately followed by funeral  services at 12 PM.   Interment service will follow at Highland Memorial Park, Pottstown.


Online condolences may be made to the family at www.houckgofusfuneralhome.com