Barbara A. Wertz

Barbara A Wertz, 67, of South Williamsport, died Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, at Williamsport Regional Medical Center.

Born Dec. 21, 1945, in Williamsport, she was a daughter to Jack Donald and Lucy Ann (Bussler) Stroup.

Barb was a 1963 graduate of Muncy High School and attended Williamsport School of Commerce. She worked at Sprout-Waldron-Kopper’s for 28 years as a supervisor in the word processing department. She enjoyed reading, sewing, baking, and trivial pursuit.

Surviving in addition to her mother are her husband of 47 years, Dale E. Wertz; two children, Lori (Barry) Welty and Matt Wertz, both of South Williamsport; four grandchildren, Ashley Wertz, Stephen Welty, Britney Wertz, and Brandan Welty; two great-grandchildren, Alyson and Eli; two sisters, Mary Ruth Mull, of Williamsport and June E. (Michael) Spring, of Holland, Mich.; and a brother, Harry M. (Fay) Stroup of Huntingdon.

A funeral service will be held noon Thursday at Knight-Confer Funeral Home, 1914 Memorial Ave., Williamsport. Burial will follow at Green Lawn Memorial Park, Montgomery. Visitation will be held 11 a.m. Thursday until the time of service at Knight-Confer Funeral Home.