Mary K. (Broome) Arnt, 88, wife of the late Gilbert E. Arnt, of Pottstown, passed away on Sunday at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center.
Born in Snyder, OK, she was the daughter of the late William B. and Kate (Ross) Broome.
Surviving are children Carole V. Hope, Kenneth E. Arnt, husband of M. Susan Arnt, and Vena K. Ackerman, wife of G. James Ackerman; brother Wendell Broome, husband of Virginia, and sister Alma Jo Coffelt. Also surviving are 5 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. She is predeceased by 6 siblings.
Mary was a very active member of St. James Lutheran Church in Pottstown where she was a member of WELCA and was on the church counsel numerous times. She was a helper with the Relay for Life and a volunteer at PMMC.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, 10:00AM at St. James Lutheran Church, 1101 High Street, Pottstown with Rev. Peter Hutchinson officiating. Burial will follow in Prospect Cemetery in East Stroudsburg, PA. Family and friends may call on Wednesday, 6:00PM to 8:00PM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 711 N. Franklin Street, Pottstown and on Friday from 9:00Am to 9:45AM at the church.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mary’s name to St. James Lutheran Church, 1101 High Street, Pottstown, PA 19464.