June 18, 2014
Phyllis Dierwechter Cinqmars, 76, formerly of Pottsville, passed away June 18 at Longview Regional Medical Center, Longview, Texas.
Born in Pottsville, March 8, 1938, she was a daughter of the late Clarence and Dora Shappell Dierwechter.
She was the widow of George Cinqmars.
Phyllis was employed by the former Union Knitting Mill, Pottsville Bleach and Dye and the Argo.
She was a member of Schuylkill Haven American Legion Auxiliary, a life member of the National Rifle Association and Shartlesville Fish and Game.
In addition to her parents and husband, Phyllis was preceded in death by a brother, Meldon Dierwechter; and two stepgrandchildren, Daniel Cinqmars and Richard E. Koch.
She is survived by a stepson, George Cinqmars, Cressona; stepdaughter, Rose Marie Zima, South Bend, Ind.; 14 stepgrandchildren; 36 step-great-grandchildren; four step-great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Doreen Zim merman and Sharon D'Aurizio, both of Pottsville; and sister-in-law, Shirley Dierwechter, Pottsville.
Services and interment will be held privately. To extend online condolences, visit www.gsesfuneralhomes.com
. Ebling Stabingas Funeral Home, Cressona, has been entrusted with arrangements.