Anna M. Stahl, 98, widow of S. Eugene (Gene) Stahl of Rothermel Drive, New Berlinville, passed away Saturday, February 28 at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center.
Born in Chester, PA, she was the daughter of the late Mike and Mary (Smaloski) Opps. She was co-owner of Stahl’s Delicatessen operating in Pottsville, PA until 1968, then worked until retirement with her husband at Rothermel Manufacturing Company in New Berlinville. She was well-known for her baking, in particular, her sticky buns. She was a loving and beloved wife, mother and grandmother.
She was a member of Trinity E.C. in Boyertown. She was previously a long-time active member of St. Andrew UMC in New Berlinville. She was a Christian woman of strong faith. The church was a central part of her life.
Surviving are two children; Eugene K., husband of Constance of Macungie, and David E., of New Berlinville with whom she resided. She is also survived by four grandchildren; Franklin L. Ketterer, Jr. and Donn P. Ketterer, both of Florida, Michele E., wife of Matt Hoch of Boyertown, and Amanda M. Stahl of Laureldale, PA. She was predeceased by a daughter, Rosemarie (Stahl) Ketterer, wife of Franklin L. Ketterer, Sr.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 7 at Trinity E.C., 250 Sweinhart Road, Boyertown, PA 19512 with Rev. Don McHenry officiating. Interment will be private and at the discretion of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Trinity E.C. Church in Boyertown.