Ludwick Funeral Homes
333 Greenwich Street
Kutztown, PA 19530 0292

Donald Peiffer

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Donald C. Peiffer
Donald C. Peiffer, 76, of Lenhartsville, died suddenly Wednesday, January 22, 2014, shortly after arrival in Reading Hospital and Medical Center, West Reading. He was the husband of Shirley J. (Trumbauer) Peiffer. They were married October 18, 1958. Born in Weisenberg Township, Lehigh County, he was a son of Arlene A. (Kocher) Peiffer, a resident of The Lutheran Home at Topton, and the late Charles W. Peiffer. Mr. Peiffer was employed in the maintenance department as a carpenter by Kutztown University for over 15 years, retiring in 2002. Prior to that, he was employed as a carpenter by Rubright Construction, Shoemakersville, for 17 years. He was a member of Lenhartsville Fish and Game, National Rifle Association, and the AFSCME Union. Survivors: Wife; mother; daughters, Donna J. (Peiffer) Smith, Lenhartsville, Nancy M. (Peiffer), wife of Marvin F. Burkert, Jr., Perry Township, Sharon A. (Peiffer), wife of Robert A. Dalickas, Mertztown; son, Randy D. Peiffer, Lenhartsville; sisters, Dolores M. (Peiffer), wife of Dean Davis, Reading, Janice M. (Peiffer) Trumbauer, Topton; brother, Dennis C. Peiffer, Mesa, Arizona; seven grandchildren, Michael A. Dalickas, Christopher R. Burkert, Troy D. Burkert, Jennifer E. Dalickas, Anthony R. Dalickas, Andrew T. Dalickas, Paul D. Dalickas. He was predeceased by a granddaughter, Jessica A. Dalickas. Services: Funeral services will be held Tuesday, January 28, 2014, at 10:30 a.m., in Ludwick Funeral Homes, Inc., 333 Greenwich Street, Kutztown, with Reverend Alton R. Zentner officiating. Interment will follow in Berks County Memorial Gardens, Fleetwood. Relatives and friends may call Tuesday morning, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., in the funeral home. Ludwick Funeral Homes, Inc., Kutztown, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be recorded at

Published in Morning Call on Jan. 24, 2014
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