Friday, June 24, 2016

Obituary: Kay F. Wieder, 77, Shinglehouse

“beloved wife and mother”
SHINGLEHOUSE, PA-Kay F. Wieder, 77, of Shinglehouse, formerly of Perkasie, went to be with her heavenly Father on Friday, June 24, 2016 in the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, with her family by her side, after a short battle with cancer.
Born on January 4, 1939 in Hatfield, she was a daughter of Frank P. and Elizabeth Frederick Lesh.  On April 23, 1960, she married Kenneth W. Wieder, who survives.
Kay was a graduate of Pennridge High School.  She was employed for several years at the Market Basket in Bolivar, NY as a baker and later transferred to the Shinglehouse Market Basket where she retired as the bakery manager.  She served on the election board for North Sharon Township.
Kay was a member of the Grace Bible Independent Baptist Church in Shinglehouse where she was active in the children’s ministries on Monday nights and was also active in the Seedline Scripture Ministries program.  She volunteered as the department head of the Baked Goods department of the Potter County Fair for over 30 years.  She enjoyed crocheting and doing special creative craft projects.
Surviving in addition to her husband are two daughters, Kelly Wieder and Kathy Hope, both of Shinglehouse; a son, Kris Wieder of Shinglehouse; two sisters, Rose (Richard) Loeffler and Rita Lesh, both of Sellersville; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Kay was predeceased by a sister, Betty Lesh; and a brother, Frank Lesh.
Family and friends are invited to attend a graveside funeral service at 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 25, 2016 at the East Sharon Cemetery, Plank Road, Shinglehouse.  The Rev. Thomas Isaacson, pastor of the Grace Bible Independent Baptist Church, will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Grace Bible Independent Baptist Church Seedline Ministries, 392 Coon Crossing Road, Shinglehouse, PA 16748.
Kay’s family has entrusted her care to the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, Shinglehouse.
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