Verna Neiman

Obituary of Verna Neiman

Verna P. (Boynton) Neiman, 98, of Pottstown, PA passed away Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at Manatawny Manor. She was the wife of Irvin H. Neiman with whom she shared 53 years of marriage.

Verna was born March 26, 1918 in Stowe, PA. She was the daughter of the late Paul E. Boynton and Stella (Reifsnyder) Boynton.

In the 1930’s Verna was a Looper for the Budd’s Hosiery Mill in Boyertown, PA. She enjoyed bowling four times a week for the Arrow, Eagles, Manatawny, and Reading Association Bowling Leagues. She also played shuffleboard for the Eagles. When she wasn’t bowling she was taking trips to different casinos, but her favorite was Valley Forge.

In addition to her loving husband she is survived by many friends.

A viewing will be held on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 from 9:30 – 11 am at the Houck & Gofus Funeral Home, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St. Pottstown, PA 19464. A Funeral Service will follow at 11 am. Interment will take place after the service at Highland Memorial Park. The family would appreciate contributions to go to St. James Lutheran Church, 1101 East High Street Pottstown, PA 19464 in Verna’s honor. Online condolences may be made to the family at