Geraldine K. Zipf

December 30, 1928 - April 18, 2019
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Geraldine K. Zipf, 90, of Wyomissing, passed away April 18, 2019 at 9:41 AM in The Lutheran Home at Topton. She was the loving wife to the late R. Karl Zipf, Sr., who passed away May 31, 2014. They celebrated 63 years of marriage prior to his passing. Born in Reading, she was a daughter of the late Andrew P. and Katherine R. (Delimata) Kuzniar. She was a 1946 graduate of Shillington High School. Geraldine and her late husband owned the Heritage Gift Shop located in Lancaster County. She was a very artistic person and enjoyed needle work art. In her early years, she volunteered for the Cancer Society and was a member of the Embroiderer’s Guild of America. She is survived by her 4 loving children – R. Karl Zipf, Jr., Lakewood, CO, Andrea Z. wife of Theodore Kurtz, Pittsburgh, Marcia Z. wife of Hunter Biehl, Wyomissing, Eric K. Zipf, Wyomissing, her sister – Patricia wife of Raymond Katrinak, Montrose Manor, her brother – Lawrence Kuzniar, Mt. Penn, her granddaughters – Katrina Kurtz Romagnoli wife of Kevin Romagnoli, Kirsten P. Biehl, her step grandson – Nathan F. Kurtz and her great grandchildren – Lee K. and Alec P. Romagnoli. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Friday April 26, 2019 from 6:30-7:30 PM followed by a Celebration of Life service at 7:30 PM at Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., One East Lancaster Ave., Shillington. Rev. Dr. Harry S. Bohn, Jr. will officiate. Please remember Geraldine by making contributions, in lieu of flowers, to the Pediatric Congenital Heart Association, PA Chapter. 2740 N. Colebrook Road, Manheim, PA 17545. ,

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Date: Friday, April 26, 2019

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.


One East Lancaster Avenue
Shillington, PA 19607

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Date: Friday, April 26, 2019

Time: 7:30 pm

Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.


One East Lancaster Avenue
Shillington, PA 19607

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Pediatric Congenital Heart Association - PA Chapter

2740 N. Colebrook Road
Manheim, PA 17545


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Born: December 30, 1928
Died: April 18, 2019

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Patti Davis posted on 4/20/19

Our deepest sympathy. May your wonderful memories bring comfort. Nana was a very special person. Love Patti, Steve and Kelly


Wendy Fox posted on 4/20/19

With deep sympathy for a wonderful family, we remember Gerry with great fondness. Wendy and Cal Fox