Muriel Lenhart

Obituary of Muriel M. Lenhart



Muriel Marion (Sassaman)  Lenhart , 85, widow of Ellwood Lenhart, died Tuesday May 7,  in Seasons Hospice.


She was born in Pottstown to the late Luella (Ziegler) Wolfe. 


She worked as a Sewing Instructor for Spring Ford Knitting Company, were she started as a sleeve setter, but later became a trainer.


She was well known for her kind heart and acts of service, and good sense of humor.  She loved and took care of her friends and neighbors, and enjoyed having coffee with them. In addition, she also loved gardening, crocheting, and camping with her family.


Muriel is survived by her two children; daughter, Tonette Keyser wife of Joseph Keyser of Pottstown, and son Rusty Lenhart; grandson, Jason Kring, and granddaughters Amber Keyser, Danielle Lenhart, and great granddaughters, Aubrey and Addison; half sister, Evelyn Kelsey, and step brothers George Wolfe and Leonard Wolfe.  In addition to her husband of 35 years, Ellwood, she is predeceased by her step sister, Janet Wolfe, and Step brother, James Wolfe.


Friends and family are invited to attend her funeral service at The Shalkop Grace & Strunk Funeral Home. 135 Bridge St. Spring City, on Saturday, May 11 at 10:30 AM with the Reverend Jack Mason officiating.  Visitation will be held on Saturday from 9:00 to 10:30 AM at the funeral home.  Burial will follow the funeral service at The Limerick Garden of Memories, Limerick, PA


Memorial donations can be made to the Food Bank of Project Outreach in Muriel's honor:  410 Washington Street, Royersford, PA 19468.



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Shalkop, Grace & R. Strunk Funeral Home, Spring City, is in charge of arrangements

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Funeral Service

10:30 am
Saturday, May 11, 2019
Shalkop Grace & Strunk Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.
135 Bridge Street, Bridge And Church Streets
Spring City, Pennsylvania, United States
Service Time: 10:30 AM

Interment at: Limerick Garden Of Memories

11:45 am
Saturday, May 11, 2019
Limerick Garden Of Memories
44 Swamp Pike
Limerick, Pennsylvania, United States
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