Betty P. Morgan

Betty P. Morgan, 84, of Pine Grove, died Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at Schuylkill Medical Center-East Norwegian Street.

Born March 9, 1929, in Donaldson, she was a daughter of the late Edward and Mae Koppenhaver Kimmel.

A graduate of Frailey Township High School, she was a seamstress in the garment industry for 44 years.

Betty was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, Donaldson.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert E. Morgan Sr., on Aug. 11, 1975; and four brothers, Edward, Robert, William and Kenneth Kimmel.

Surviving are two daughters, Deborah, wife of Ashley Steffy, Ephrata, and Kathy Deichert, Myerstown; two sons, Robert E. Morgan Jr. and his wife, Wanda, Jonestown, and Craig Morgan, Lincoln, Neb.; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; three sisters, Shirley Wolfgang, Pine Grove, and Gladys Derr and Nancy Reed, both of Donaldson; two brothers, Marlin and Ronald Kimmel, both of Pine Grove.

Services were to be private at the convenience of the family at H.L. Snyder Funeral Home Inc., Pine Grove, with the Rev. Krista Roehrig officiating. Interment was to be in Donaldson Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer contributions be made in her memory to the , 16 N. Fourth St., Minersville, PA 17954.

Published in The News Item on Apr. 25, 2013