Pearl Erb

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Pearl A. Erb, 87, of Reading, passed away on Friday, September 07, 2018, at Penn State Health-St. Joseph.

He was the husband of Lieselotte (Kuhn) Erb.Born in Marietta, Ohio, he was a son of the late David O. and Rebecca (Holiday) Erb.

He was employed as a baker for most of his working life at St. Joseph Medical

Center, Reading, prior to retiring. He was

also an Army veteran of the Korean War. He loved gardening and fishing.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children: Carola S. Erb, of Escondido, Calif.; Andrew C. Erb, of Reading; Michael A. Erb and wife, Virginia, of Reading; and Monica M. Spayd and husband, Kevin J., of Sinking Spring. He is also survived by his siblings: Hester McCain; Ruth Morris (husband Bradley); Bonnie Williams; Imogene Tidd; David Erb (wife, Ruth); Dale Erb (wife, Paula); John Erb (wife, Barbara); and

Ronald Erb (wife, Yvonne); and sisters-in law, Mrs. Jean Erb; and Mrs. Beverly Erb. He was loved by many nieces and nephews. Also surviving are 9 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters: Carrie Hallett (Jesse); Mary Lou Erb (Jacob); and Jeanette Neville (Edward); and brothers: Virgil (Mary), Herbert, William (Betty), James and Gary Erb.

Services will be held in Auman's Inc. Funeral Home, 390 W. Neversink Road, Reading, Pa. (Exeter Township), on Tuesday, September 11, 2018, at 11:00 am. Friends and

family may view on Tuesday from 10:00-11:00 a.m.

Interment in Forest Hills Memorial Park.

Contributions may be made to the Lebanon V.A. Medical Center, 1700 Lincoln Avenue, Lebanon, Pa. 17042.

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Published in Reading Eagle on Sept. 9, 2018
Arrangements under the direction of:
Auman's Inc
390 West Neversink Road | Reading, PA 19606 | (610) 370-0200
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