Annabel (Hoffman) Herflicker

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  • "Annabel I will forever miss those beautiful blue eyes and..."
    - Marybeth GOODMAN
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    - Kelly Kraynov
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    - Elaine Addesso

Annabel "Kitty" "Gigi" Fern (Hoffman) Herflicker, 93, of Reading, formerly of

Birdsboro, passed away peacefully in Tower Health Reading Hospital on Sunday,

January 6, 2018, surrounded by her sons and caregiver.

She was the loving wife of the late Walter W. Herflicker, Jr.

Born at home in Stony Creek Mills on January 21, 1925, she was a daughter of the late John H. and Mary A. (Seiler) Hoffman.

Kitty was employed during World War II at the Reading Army Airfield-General Spaatz in sales, American Casualty Insurance as a secretary and over 10 years with Levine's Fabrics in sales.

Kitty loved to spend time with her family and enjoyed

being with friends.

Surviving are two sons: J.D. Herflicker, of Birdsboro; and Michael K. Herflicker and his fiancé, Kelly Kraynov, of Reading, where Kitty resided; four grandchildren: Michael K. Herflicker Jr., of Reading; Joel D. Herflicker and his wife, Bobbie, of Bernville; Jackie S. Herflicker, of Reading; and Jonathan E. Herflicker and his wife, Liz, of Bethel; two great-grandsons, Jason Herflicker and Mason Herflicker; a great-granddaughter, Katlin Herflicker; a great-great- grandson, Bryson Seip; and a sister, Julia F. (Hoffman) Fair and her husband, Michael, of Port Carbon.

Kitty is predeceased by two grandsons, William Tulsa Herflicker and Eric Scott Herflicker; two brothers, Russell and Edgar Hoffman; and three sisters: Laura E. (Hoffman) Amsbaugh, Evelyn (Hoffman) Shaffer and Mary (Hoffman) Lochman.

A special thank you to the staff of Tower Health ER and Trauma, the staff at HealthSouth, Dr. Suzanne Adams, Dr. Eric Newman, Debbie in Quest Labs Exeter, Kelly Kraynov for caregiving, Marybeth, of Shear Delight and Rev. Caesar Cacerces for guidance and support.

Services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 14, 2019, in Auman's Inc. Funeral Home, 390 W. Neversink Road, Reading, PA 19606. A public viewing will be in the

funeral home on Monday from 9 to 11:00 a.m. Kitty will be laid to rest in Pine Swamp Cemetery, Elverson.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to a .

Fond memories and online condolences may be made at

Published in Reading Eagle from Jan. 11 to Jan. 14, 2019
Arrangements under the direction of:
Auman's Inc
390 West Neversink Road | Reading, PA 19606 | (610) 370-0200
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