Doris J. Werkheiser, 91, of Wilson Borough, PA died Monday, September 5, 2016, at her home. Born in June 14, 1925 in Hecktown, PA, she was the daughter of the late Paul Newhard Sr. and Lena (Laubach) Newhard. She was the wife of the late Nevin E. Werkheiser Jr. Doris was a homemaker caring for her family her whole life. She was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Wilson Borough, PA. Survivors: She is survived by sons, Larry D. Werkheiser and wife Lorraine of Tatamy, PA and Keith N. Werkheiser and wife Tina of Bethlehem, PA; daughters Bette L. wife of David Seveney, Barbara L. Nardella both of Wilson Borough, PA; brothers Paul Newhard Jr. of Nazareth, PA, Nevin Newhard of Tatamy, PA, Gerald Newhard of Easton, PA and Glenn Newhard and wife Linda of The Villages, FL; sisters Betty Stocker of Easton, PA and Victoria Nolf of Tatamy, PA. Seven grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by sons, infant Bruce N. Werkheiser, and Jeffrey B. Werkheiser; brother Richard Newhard; sisters Rosabelle Shafter and Claire Fuls. Services: A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 9, 2016 at Bartholomew-Schisler Funeral Home, 211 E. Center Street Nazareth, PA. 18064 with the Pastore Michael L. Reist officiating. The family will receive friends from 9;30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. prior to the services. Interment will follow in Hope Cemetery, Hecktown, PA. Contributions: May be made to The American Heart Assoc.
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