James E. Stetler Jr.

JAMES E. STETLER JR., 26, OF POTTSTOWN James E. Stetler Jr., 26, of Pottstown, passed away Monday, November 12, 2012. He was the son of James E. Stetler, Sr. and Marilee (Kern) Weller. Born August 27, 1986 in Pottstown, James worked as an electrician at Torrisi Electrical in Eagleville. He was a member of the Phillies Fire Company in Pottstown,and an avid Dallas Cowboys fan. He will be remembered as a loving son and a devoted father. James is survived by his daughter, Bella Stetler; parents, Marilee (Kern) Weller and her husband, Gary, and James Stetler Sr. and his wife, Sherry, all of Pottstown; two sisters, Tammy Hunt of Pottstown and Bambi Stetler of Philadelphia, and his girlfriend, Jenna Oxenford. He is also survived by his aunts and uncles, several nieces, nephews and cousins. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral service 11 a.m. Monday, November 19, 2012 at the Houck & Gofus Funeral Home, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte Street, Pottstown, PA. Interment will be in Limerick Church Burial Ground, West Ridge Pike and Limerick Center Road, Limerick. A viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday evening, and after 10 a.m. Monday at the Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, contributions to Bella's education fund would be appreciated. Checks may be made out to "Bella G. Stetler" and sent to First Niagara Bank, Attn. Patricia Dunn, 223 Shoemaker Rd., Pottstown, PA 19464. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.houckgofusfuneralhome.com

Published in The Mercury on Nov. 15, 2012