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Schuylkill County Obituaries

Catherine G. Schade, 93 – Enjoyed Garden, Knitting, Reading

Darlene R. Dunkelberger, age 83, of Hegins, passed away Monday, March 30, at Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey.

She was born on Friday, February 12, 1937, in Pitman, a daughter of the late Leonard P Morgan and the late Dorothy Ramberger Morgan.

She was a graduate of the former Hegins Twp High School.

Darlene was a payroll clerk at Indiantown Gap Military Reservation until her retirement and then worked at Romberger Farm Supply, Pitman.

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She was a member of Friedens Lutheran Church, Hegins; where she was a member of the Alter Guild.

Darlene enjoyed gardening, knitting, crocheting, and reading. She was a warm and loving grandmother and loved to share in her granddaughters lives and activities.

Her husband, Maynard H Dunkelberger, passed away in 2010. She was also preceded in death by her parents; and by two brothers, Kenneth Morgan and Ronald Morgan.

She is survived by two daughters, Carol J Waldron and her husband Carlton of Dillsburg and Kathleen G Romberger and her husband William of Pitman; a son, Gary M Dunkelberger and his wife Ann of Elizabethville; two granddaughters, Darla J Romberger and Kayla M Romberger, both of Pitman; a brother, Willis Morgan of Valley View; and several nieces and nephews.

Due to the on going public health concerns, services will be private at the convenience of the family.

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Burial will be made in Friedens Cemetery, Hegins.

Memorial contributions can be made to Friedens Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 375, Hegins, PA 17938 or to the Hegins Area Ambulance Association, P.O. Box 678, Valley View, PA 17983.

Buffington-Reed Funeral Home, Valley View, is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences can be left for the family at

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