Bessie L. (Botts) Rohrbach, age 91, wife of the late Daniel S. Rohrbach, of Kutztown Manor, Kutztown, Pa., and formerly of Boyertown passed away on Saturday July 25, 2009, in the Manor.
Born in Oley, Bessie is survived by one daughter, MaryLynn wife of Robert J. Endy, of Boyertown, and also four grandchildren, Kristen Derr, Erica Burns, April Derr, and Mark Endy, whom she loved more than anything in the world. Also, she is survived by one great grandson, David Robert, who she loved very dearly. She was pre-deceased by seven brothers and sisters. She leaves behind a very special niece, Viola Moyer, of Shanesville, who was her constant companion in the “old days”.
Bessie was a devoted mother and grandmother, always putting herself last, keeping her family first. She will be missed deeply.
Funeral services will be 10:30 AM Thursday at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 1020 E. Phila. Ave., Gilbertsville, with the Rev. Thomas Craver, officiating. Burial will be in Hill Church Cemetery, Boyertown. Friends may call on Thursday from 9:30 to 10:30 AM, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to: Heartland Hospice Memorial Fund, 4 Park Plaza, Suite 105A, Wyomissing, Pa. 19610.