Betty Berks Johns

September 2, 1932 - May 13, 2022
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Obituary

Betty Berk Johns, 89, of Wyomissing, passed away May 13, 2022, at 3:25 AM in the Reading Hospital where she was a patient.

Born In Maidencreek Township, she was a daughter of the late Paul A. and Minnie M. (Becker) Kemmerer. She was the wife of Douglas H. Johns with whom she shared 24 years of marriage.

Betty was a waitress for 30 years at the Jo-Lyn Diner, Leesport, and worked as a receptionist / secretary for Dr. Dando, Hamburg. She was a graduate of the former Ontelaunee High School and attended McCann’s School of Business. Betty was a member of St. John’s (Gernants) Church, Leesport. She enjoyed the casinos, the Chinese Buffet, traveling, dining out, and cooking – especially at the holidays. Family was extremely important, and her laughter will be missed by all who knew her.

In addition to her husband Doug, she is survived by her son – Jeffrey S. Berk, Shillington, her sister – Dorothy E. “Dot” wife of Alan Cohler, Solebury, Bucks Co., her granddaughter – Katie wife of Elgin Reigner, and her great grandchildren – Quinn and Raine Reigner. She was predeceased by her brother Ralph Kemmerer and her sister Gloria Gerhard.

Funeral services from Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., One East Lancaster Ave., Shillington, on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, at 11:00 AM. Rev. Frances Merkel, her pastor, will officiate. Interment in Fairview Cemetery, Shillington. Viewing on Wednesday from 10:00-11:00 AM at the funeral home. The family has requested that flowers not be sent, please honor Betty by making a contribution to the Keystone Fire Company #1, 221 Catherine St., Shillington, PA 19607. www.kleefuneralhome.com

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.

Address:

One East Lancaster Avenue
Shillington, PA 19607

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Service Information

Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Time: 11:00 am

Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.

Address:

One East Lancaster Avenue
Shillington, PA 19607

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Reverend Frances Merkel will officiate


Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Fairview Cemetery

Address:

New Holland Avenue, Shillington, PA, 19607

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Donation Information

Keystone Fire Co. #1

221 Catherine Street
Shillington, PA 19607

 

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Born: September 2, 1932
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