Eva Keifreider

Obituary of Eva Keifreider

Eva H. (Kurtz) Keifreider, age 96, formerly of Pottstown and Sanatoga, PA, passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017 at Dock Woods Community, Lansdale, PA. She was the wife of the late Raymond H. Keifreider who died in 1971.

Born in Fagleysville, New Hanover Township, PA, she was a daughter of the late Henry Kurtz and Mary (Kline) Kurtz.

Mrs. Keifreider was employed for many years by the former Pottstown Shirt Factory. Following retirement, she volunteered her time as a teacher’s aide in the elementary schools of Pottstown. She enjoyed walking, bowling, sewing, playing cards, and baking. She was an avid Phillies fan. Her true love was traveling with her daughter and creating memories.

Survivors include:

One Daughter – Linda, wife of Floyd “Keith” Alderfer of Harleysville, PA

Also surviving are nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her two brothers and four sisters.

A memorial service will be held 10 a.m. on Saturday, February 18, 2017 in the Dock Woods Chapel, 275 Dock Drive, Lansdale, PA 19446. The family will receive friends from 9-10 a.m. in the chapel. Pastors Erika Wesch and Sandy Landes will officiate. Interment will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are being handled by the Houck & Gofus Funeral Home, Inc. of Pottstown, PA 19464. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.houckgofusfuneralhome.com In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Dock Woods/Dock Meadows Sharing Fund, 275 Dock Drive, Lansdale, PA 19446.