WILLIAMS TOWNSHIP Myrtle O. Pfister, 93, of Williams Township, passed away Friday, September 17, 2021, in Saucon Valley Manor. Born October 5, 1927, in Williams Township, PA, she was a daughter of the late Emanuel J. and Edith (Seifert) Bright. Her husband of nearly 66 years, Robert O. "Pete" Pfister, passed away August 4, 2012. She graduated from Liberty High School Class of 1945 and attended Churchman's Business School. Myrtle retired from Weis Markets. Previously, she worked for the former Weller Electric for 17 years and Trans-0-Gram Toy Company. She enjoyed crafts, gardening, and making and selling concrete lawn ornaments. Myrtle had been an active member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Williams Township, where she sang in the choir for over 50 years, was active in WELCA and was a former Sunday school teacher and council member. She was also a member of the senior citizens groups at St. Luke's and St. John's Lutheran churches, Williams Township Historical Society and Williams Township Gardening Club. Surviving are two sons, Larry E. Pfister and his wife Bonny, of Williams Township and Robert M. Pfister and his wife Margaret, of Orefield; a daughter, Lynette L. Gross and her husband Conlin, of Williams Township; six grandchildren, Jami Silfies and her husband Scott, Shaun Pfister, Amy Salazar and her husband Matt, Brad Pfister, Casey Gross, and Tyler Gross and his wife Samantha, and several great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband "Pete", she was predeceased by a brother, Forrest S. Bright and a sister, Hazel A. Clymer. Services will be held at 11am Tuesday in St. John's Lutheran Church, 2745 Morgan Hill Road, Williams Township. Call Tuesday 10-11am in the church. Burial will be in St. John's Union Cemetery. Arrangements are by the Strunk Funeral Home, Inc., Easton. Offer online condolences at www.strunkfh.com
. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the church, Easton, PA 18042. Strunk Funeral Home, Inc. 602 W. Berwick Street Easton, PA 18042 (610) 252-8875
Published by The Express Times from Sep. 17 to Sep. 18, 2021.