John R. "Jack" Rothenberger Sr., 71, husband of Charlotte M. (Arnold) Rothenberger, of Pottstown, Pa., died in his home Thursday evening, Dec. 27, 2012.
Born in Norristown, Pa., he was a son of the late Stanley E. and Thelma A. (Gallagher) Rothenberger. He was a 1958 graduate of the Norristown High School. A veteran, Mr. Rothenberger served in the U.S. Air Force
from 1960 to 1964. He worked for many years for the Sun Oil Companies Northeast Marketing Division in Aston, Pa. He was a very active member of the Royersford Baptist Church.
In addition to his wife of 48 years, Mr. Rothenberger is survived by 18 children: Jack, Jana, Hassan, Shakel, Ada, Jaquacy, Antwan, Onzie, Tavia, Donte, Jackiel, Dolores, Virginia, Andrew, Sony, Mary, Allica and Alliyah. He is also survived by three siblings, Betty, James, Stanley, and three grandchildren, Kiersten, Leah and Kyra.
He was predeceased by one son, Dennis S. Rothenberger.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral service at the Royersford Baptist Church, 452 South Lewis Road, Royersford, Pa., Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013 at 11 a.m. Officiating will be the Rev. Karen Ann Selig. Burial will be held privately in the Philadelphia Memorial Park, Frazer, Pa. Friends will be received from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Thursday morning at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the "Royersford Baptist Church Fellowship Fund," at the above address. Condolences may be made and the video tribute may be viewed by www.RoyersfordFuneralHome.com.
The Cattermole-Klotzbach Funeral Home, 600 Washington Street, Royersford, PA is in charge of the arrangements.