Kathryn K. (Potteiger) Cornbrooks, 102, wife of the late Thomas E. Cornbrooks, of Parkhouse Providence Pointe Nursing Home, passed away on Friday.
Born in Philadelphia, PA on January 21, 1907, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Kathryn (Kistler) Potteiger.
Surviving is her daughter Kathryn Hipple, wife of William, of Pottstown; sister Dorothy Powell of Haddonfield, NJ; grandchildren Tom Hipple, husband of Elaine and Eric Hipple, husband of Anita; and great grand children Stacy Kless, wife of Ben, and Ryan Hipple. She is also predeceased by her brother Charles Potteiger and her sisters Ann Carson, Helen Sherrill and Ruth Heath.
Kathryn lived most of her life in Collingswood, NJ, for 33 years in South Coventry Twp., Chester County with her daughter and son in law and at Parkhouse in Royersford for her last years. She was employed at two gift shops in Collingswood, being manager at one. She attended Coventryville United Methodist Church in Coventryville where she was active in the “Owls” Ladies Group and annual Christmas Bazaar. She was always noted for always having a smile and always remarked “I had a good life”.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, 10:00AM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 711 N. Franklin Street, Pottstown. Burial will follow Harleigh Cemetery in Camden, NJ. Friends may call on Monday from 9AM to 10AM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Kathryn’s name to Coventryville UMC, 1521 Old Ridge Road, Pottstown, PA 19465.