Erna (Schmierer) Davidheiser, 63, of Boyertown, passed away on Friday at the home of her sister after a brief battle with cancer.
Born in Ostholtz, German on June 12, 1945, and came to America in 1951 with her family, she was the daughter of Emma (Dickoff) Schmierer and the late Johann Schmierer.
She was the loving mother of Eric and Brian Landry, both of Gilbertsville; beloved sister of Martha Beekman of Boyertown and Frieda Schmierer of Colorado Springs, CO. Also surviving are numerous nieces and nephews.
Along with her father, she is predeceased by her brother Otto Schmierer and her sister Hildegard Schmierer.
Erna was a former member of ST. John’s Lutheran Church in Boyertown. She enjoyed reading, cooking, music and going to the beach in Florida. Erna attended Boyertown High School. She worked for Drug Plastic for 20 years, locally in Boyertown for 4 years and in Florida at Publics and various stores for 8 years.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, 2:30PM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 1020 E. Phila. Ave., Gilbertsville. Burial will be private. Friends may call on Wednesday from 1:30PM to 2:30PM at the funeral home.