Dorothy V. (Moyer) Drumheller, 91, wife of the late Leon Drumheller, passed away on Saturday at Frederick Living, in Frederick.
Born and raised in Boyertown, she was the daughter of the late Charles B. and Florence (Keller) Moyer.
Dorothy was a 1939 graduate of Boyertown High School and in June of 2008 attended her 70th class reunion. In her early years she was a Sunday school teacher at ST. John’s Lutheran Church in Boyertown.
She was retired from Ozans Pants Factory. She waitressed for her aunt Carrie and Paul Hilberts at the Barto Hotel and also in later years at the Boyertown Orioles. She loved her home, flowers and to garden and she and her late husband took many trips, and drove across the country many times.
She is survived by her sisters Anna Mae (Moyer) Bitler, wife of Charles F. Bitler Jr. of Pottstown, Helen (Moyer) Pavlick, wife of the late Joseph Pavlick, of Pottstown, Ethel (Moyer) Troop, wife of Francis Troop, of Elverson; brothers Paul L. Moyer, husband of Linda, of Yountsville, CA., and Karl Moyer Walters, husband of Dianne, of Newark, DE.; and numerous nieces, nephews and grandchildren.
Along with her husband and parents, she is predeceased by her son Rodman “Sonny” Benfield and brothers John F., David L. and Robert Moyer.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, 11:00AM at Catagnus Funeral home & Cremation Center, Inc., 1020 E. Phila. Ave., Gilbertsville with Dr. Brad Mellon officiating. Burial will follow in Spangsville Cemetery, Oley. Visitation will be on Friday from 10:00AM to 10:45AM at the funeral home.