Anna M. (Merkel) Fryer, 85, wife of the late Harold F.
Fryer, of Sanatoga, formerly of Boyertown, passed away on Friday at Sanatoga Center.
Born in New Berlinville, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Y. and Eliza
A. (Bittenbender) Merkel.
Anna was retired from Boyertown Area School District where she worked as a
payroll clerk for 15 years. She was also a member of Shepherd of the Hills
Church in Bechtelsville.
Surviving are her sons David A. Fryer, husband of Deborah, of Sanatoga, Craig
S. Fryer of LaGrangeville, NY, and Mark F. Fryer, husband of Susan, of
Gilbertsville; grandchildren Robert Fryer, husband of Nicole, Ryan Fryer, fiancée
of Lauren Schwartz, and Richard, Elizabeth, Alexander, Leah, and Hope Fryer; great
granddaughter Kenley Anna Fryer; and her sister Helen Stimmel of Boyertown.
A funeral service will be Wednesday, 11:00AM at Shepherd of the Hills UCC, 527
Hoffmansville Road, Bechtelsville, PA 19505 with Rev. John Brown officiating.
Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from
9:30AM to 10:45AM at the church.
Memorial donations may be made in Anna’s name to the church at the above