Dorothy (Freier) Ackerman, 85, of Gilbertsville, formerly of Quakertown, wife of Leroy L. Ackerman, passed away Friday at the Phoenixville Hospital.|
Born in Quakertown, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Louise (Fonzalow) Freier.
Dorothy loved to go camping and enjoyed traveling to the mountains and sea shore. She was a member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Obelisk. Dorothy was a strong woman and loving mother.
Surviving along with her husband is one son Stephen Ackerman (Barbara); three daughters Patsy Moyer (Douglas), Bonnie Reppert (David), and Susie Stompf (Ron); seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and one brother John Freier.
Along with her parents, Dorothy was predeceased by two brothers and two sisters.
A funeral service will be celebrated Tuesday March 11, 2014, 11 a.m. at St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 3206 Big Rd., Obelisk, PA 19492, with Rev. Paul Chapman officiating. Interment will follow at Keelor's Union Cemetery. Visitation will be held Tuesday from 10-10:45 a.m. at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made in Dorothy's memory to St. Luke's Lutheran Church at the above address. Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 1020 E. Philadelphia Ave., Gilbertsville is in charge of arrangements.
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Published in The Mercury on Mar. 9, 2014