Libby I. (Powers) Strimpel, 56, wife of Gary H. Strimpel, of Pottstown, formerly of Detroit, MI, passed away on Tuesday at her residence.
Born in Detroit, MI, she was the daughter of the late Clyde and Beatrice (Marshall) Powers.
Surviving with her husband are sons Joel and James Powers, both of Pottstown; daughter Angela Powers of Pottstown; brothers Howard and Cedric Powers of Detroit, MI and Clyde “Skippy” Powers of CA; sisters Evelyn Taylor and Diane Garner, both of Detroit, MI. Also surviving are grandchildren Danielle Ashford, Donald Gorman, Janet Powers, Courtney Powers and Sincere Strimpel and step-daughter Silver Strimpel. Along with her parents, she is predeceased by her brother Nolan and her sister Janet.
Libby was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Pottstown.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, May 4, 2009 at 10:30AM at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 240 Mintzer Road, Pottstown with Pastor William H. Ball III officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Memorial Park. Friends may call on Monday from 9:30AM to 10:30AM at the church.