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Shirley M. (Wessner) Lengel

February 8, 1942 ~ December 29, 2017 (age 75)

Shirley M. Lengel, 75, of Orwigsburg, died Friday at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest, Allentown.

Shirley was born in Auburn, Feb. 8, 1942, a daughter of the late Leon C. and Geraldine Haag Wessner.

She was the widow of Walter Lengel, who died in 2015.

She was a member of Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church, Schuylkill Haven.

She retired from Wrights Knitwear, having worked in the office.

Shirley was preceded in death by a brother, Kenneth.

Shirley is survived by a daughter, Kathleen Edwards, wife of Michael Miller, Schuylkill Haven; two sons, Ronald, husband of Kathy Bromwell, Schuylkill Haven and Jeffrey Bromwell, Orwigsburg; four brothers, Herbert (Rusty), husband of Carolyn Wessner, Stuart, Fla., Leon (Rick) Wessner, Auburn, Robert, husband of Lois Wessner, Merritt Island, Fla., and Todd, husband of Janice Wessner, Auburn; five grandchildren, Alicia Fehr, wife of John, James Bromwell, Alex Edwards, Jacob Edwards and Mycaella Bromwell; two great-grand children, Aubree and Jett Fehr. 

A Celebration of Life funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church, Schuylkill Haven, with the Rev. David Rowe officiating. A visitation with family will be held from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the church. The family requests donations to Jerusalem Lutheran Church Memorial Fund, 252 Dock St., Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972. Interment will be in St. John's Cemetery, Auburn.


 Service Information

Visitation
Friday
January 5, 2018

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Jerusalem Lutheran Church
252 Dock Street
Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972

Funeral Service
Friday
January 5, 2018

10:30 AM
Jerusalem Lutheran Church
252 Dock Street
Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972

Committal
Friday
January 5, 2018

11:30 AM
St. John's Cemetery
305 Pearson St.
Auburn, PA 17922


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