Pearl M. Troxel(1929 - 2013)

PEARL M. TROXEL, 84, OF LOWER ALSACE Pearl "Betty" M. Troxel, 84, of Lower Alsace Township died October 26, 2013 in ManorCare Health Service, Muhlenberg Township. She was the wife of Charles P. Troxel whom she married April 13, 1957 Born March 21, 1929 in Temple, she was a daughter of the late George and Mary (Keller) Trate. She was employed as a packer with Bachman Pretzels, Reading for 43 years, retiring in 1991. Pearl was a member of Zion Spies Reformed Church, Alsace Township. In addition to her husband, surviving is her brother, Nelson Trate of Temple; her sisters, Viola Weidner of Laureldale and Jeanette Waid of Temple and six nieces and five nephews. She was predeceased by her brother, Herman Trate. Services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. in Kuhn-Stitzel Funeral Homes and Crematory, Inc., 423 Main St., Oley, PA. A viewing will be held one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in Spies-Zion Cemetery, Alsace Township. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: , 237 Court Street, Reading, PA 19601. For online condolences,

Published in The Mercury on Oct. 28, 2013