Winifred H. “Winnie” (Lightfoot) Wolfe, 91, formerly of Boyertown, wife of the late Clarence H. Wolfe, passed away on Friday at the Masonic Village at Elizabethtown.
Born in London, England, she was the daughter of the late Edwin G. and Ada (Lunn) Lightfoot.
Winnie was a machine operator for 10 years at the former Tung-Sol company in Boyertown and was a lace cutter at Mistee Lingerie Co in Boyertown for 4 years. She was a 50 year member of the Faith Chapter #444 Order of the Eastern Star in Boyertown and was a Girl Scout leader in Boyertown for 10 years. She was an avid knitter and a great cook who liked to share both abundantly.
Surviving are daughters Karin J. Pell, wife of Christopher, of Boyertown and Lorna K. Wolfe, wife of Paula Offutt, of Asheville, NC; granddaughter Jennifer Cope, wife of Brian, of Reading, great grandson Mason Cope; and numerous nieces and nephews. Along with her husband and parents, she is predeceased by her sister Lorna M. Lake and brother Peter Lightfoot.
A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, 10:30AM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 1020 E. Phila. Ave., Gilbertsville with Rev. John G. Pearson officiating. Visitation will be Saturday from 9:15AM to 10:15AM at the funeral home with an Eastern Star service to start at 10:15AM. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Boyertown.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Winifred’s name to the Masonic Villages at Elizabethtown, Office of Gift Planning, One Masonic Drive, Elizabethtown, PA 17022