Betty Jane Berger

November 20, 1945 - December 25, 2017
Betty Jane Berger thumbnail
Klee Funeral Home Light a candle Light a candle


Betty Jane Berger, 72, of Reading, passed away December 25, 2017 at 5:53 PM in the Reading Hospital shortly after arrival. She was the loving wife of Joseph D. Berger. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this year. Born in Reading, she was a daughter of the late Wilhelm and Pearl E. (Schweitzer) Peplau. She was a seamstress most of her life working for Edwards Shoe Company and lastly working at Todd Lengel, Shillington. Betty Jane was a 1963 graduate of Reading High School and enjoyed needlepoint and crocheting. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her children – Kimberly A. wife of Ronald L. Vaux, Jr. of Exeter Township, Todd A. husband of Kelly L. Piazza of Cumru Township, her granddaughter – Nicole Marie wife of Chris Lovato of Columbia, Missouri and her great grandchildren – Toby & Chloe McVay. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 from 5:00 – 7:00 PM at Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., One East Lancaster Ave., Shillington. Please remember Betty Jane by making contributions, in lieu of flowers, to the Animal Rescue League, 58 Kennel Road, Birdsboro, PA 19508.

Leave a Condolence

Life Event Timeline

Help tell the story of Betty by contributing to the Life Event Timeline. Upload the photo of an event...

Post an Event

Timeline for Betty Jane Berger

Born: November 20, 1945
Died: December 25, 2017

Condolences for Betty Jane Berger

Klee Funeral Home

Our sincere condolences.

The staff of Klee Funeral Home.