James H. Kuser, 73, husband for 54 years of Virginia B. (Bortz) Kuser of Boyertown passed away on Monday at Reading Hospital. Born in Boyertown, he was the son of the late Mabel (Hess) Kuser & the late Samuel Kuser.
Mr. Kuser was a 52 year member of the Earl Township Fire Company where he served as its President from 2002-2005, Assistant Chief from 1964-2001, & as a Trustee from 1964-2001. He worked for 36 years as an employee of C.S. Garber and Boyertown Supply Inc. before retiring in 2001. In addition he also worked at the Earl Township Park for many years. Mr. Kuser also enjoyed hunting & he was a member of the Pike Township Sportsmen’s Association & Relief Fund.
In addition to his wife, he is also survived by his children; Cindy L. Schoenly of Gilbertsville, James S. Kuser of Temple, Pa., & Kevin L. Kuser (Fiance’ of Stacy Faust) of Boyertown, 6 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren, & his sisters; Lydia Junger of Barto, & Virginia Schwenk of New Berlinville. He was also preceded in death by his sister, the late Helen Angstadt, & his brothers; the late Lloyd Kuser, the late Samuel Kuser, the late Raymond Kuser, & the late Charles Kuser.
Relatives & friends are invited to attend his Funeral Service on Friday, starting at 10:30 AM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 1020 E. Philadelphia Avenue, Gilbertsville, Pa., 19525, & to his Visitation on Friday morning from 9:30-10:15 AM at the Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Hill Church Cemetery, Boyertown.
Memorial contributions in his name can be made to the Earl Township Fire Company, 1340 Ironstone Drive, Boyertown, Pa., 19512.