Fredericka (Seitz) Dierolf, 92, widow of Clarence “Bub” Dierolf, Sr., of East Greenville, passed away on Monday, April 29, 2013 at her home.
Born in Green Lane, she was a daughter of the late Louisa (Seitz) Sell.
She worked as a seamstress for Red Hill Apparel, Swan Lee of Richlandtown and Rosenau Brothers, then retired in 1985 as a lens cleaner from Plummer Precision Optics of Pennsburg.
She was a member of St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church of Pennsburg.
She will be sadly missed by her 10 children: Carol Duffy, John Duffy of Philadelphia, Mary, wife of Larry Knitter of Coopersburg; Darlene Dierolf; Barbara, wife of Allen Hansen of Hartwell, GA., Clarence Dierolf, Jr., and wife Rita, of Quakertown, Charles Dierolf, and wife, Joyce of Martin, GA.; Richard Dierolf of East Greenville, John Dierolf and wife, Deborah of Palm and Diane, wife of Scott Holcomb of East Greenville; two sisters, Louise, wife of William Bartholomew of East Greenville and Glenna, wife of Paul Dise of Perkiomenville; six grandchildren, Deborah, Shane, Brad, Ryan, Michelle and Jaime; eight great-grandchildren, Tony, Lucas, Alexander, Jasmine, Emma, Oystein, Casey and Zoe and two great-great grandchildren, Dawson and Abbie. Along with her husband and parents, she was predeceased by a son, William Duffy; six brothers, Frank, Harvey, Jr., Godfrey, Peter and Charles “Buster” and Herbert Sell and a sister, Anna Mae Mamatuck.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 2 at the Mann-Slonaker Funeral Home, 222 Washington Street, East Greenville, with Reverend Charles E. Romanowski officiating. Burial will be in St. Mark’s Lutheran Cemetery, Pennsburg. Relatives and friends are invited to a viewing from 10 to 11 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.
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