Winifred H. Wolfe

WINIFRED H. WOLFE, 91, BELOVED MOTHER Winifred H. "Winnie" (Lightfoot) Wolfe, 91, formerly of Boyertown, wife of the late Clarence H. Wolfe, passed away on Friday at the Masonic Village at Elizabethtown. Born in London, England, she was the daughter of the late Edwin G. and Ada (Lunn) Lightfoot. Winnie was a machine operator for 10 years at the former Tung-Sol company in Boyertown and was a lace cutter at Mistee Lingerie Co in Boyertown for four years. She was a 50 year member of the Faith Chapter #444 Order of the Eastern Star in Boyertown and was a Girl Scout leader in Boyertown for 10 years. She was an avid knitter and a great cook who liked to share both abundantly. Surviving are daughters, Karin J. Pell, wife of Christopher of Boyertown, and Lorna K. Wolfe, wife of Paula Offutt of Asheville, NC; granddaughter, Jennifer Cope, wife of Brian of Reading; great-grandson, Mason Cope, and numerous nieces and nephews. Along with her husband and parents, she is predeceased by her sister, Lorna M. Lake, and brother, Peter Lightfoot. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, 10:30 a.m. at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 1020 E. Philadelphia Ave., Gilbertsville with Rev. John G. Pearson officiating. Visitation will be Saturday from 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. at the funeral home with an Eastern Star service to start at 10:15 a.m. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Boyertown. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Winifred's name to the Masonic Villages at Elizabethtown, Office of Gift Planning, One Masonic Drive, Elizabethtown, PA 17022 View obituaries or send condolence sat

Published in The Mercury on Mar. 7, 2012