Jean K. Rothermel
Jean K. Rothermel, age 73, of Lancaster County passed away unexpectedly Saturday, April 20, 2013 while visiting her mother in Herndon.
Born Tuesday, January 16, 1940 in Rebuck, she was a daughter of Nealla (Paul) Rothermel Phillips of Herndon and the late Earl Rothermel. She graduated from Tri-Valley High School and received a BS in Education from Bloomsburg University. Jean was employed as a teacher for several years at a rural school in Kingswood, Tennessee where she taught elementary school, and later at Lancaster Christian Day School.She retired from Calvary Fellowship Homes in Lancaster where she worked in food preparation for over 20 years.
She had attended Grace Community Church of Herndon. Jean was a wonderful seamstress, enjoyed gardening and will be remembered for her excellent cooking.
Surviving are her mother Nealla, one sister Joyce Kissinger and one sister-in-law Joyce Rothermel, all of Herndon, as well as nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by one sister Pauline Wetzel and one brother Norman Rothermel.Viewing will be held on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 from 10-11 AM at Himmel?s Church, Rebuck where the funeral will follow at 11 AM with Rev. Mark Rothermel officiating. Interment will follow in Himmel?s Cemetery.The Stephen R. Rothermel Funeral Home, Klingerstown, PA has charge of the arrangements. To sign the online guest book please visit:www.srrfh.com