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Doris A. “Dorie” DeRemer

Doris A. “Dorie” DeRemer, 91, of Linden passed away Friday, Sept. 17, 2021 at The Williamsport Home. She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Frank A. DeRemer, on Aug. 22, 1997.

Born July 31, 1930, in Linden, she was a daughter of the late Walter H. and Margaret E. (Roller) Hafer.

Dorie was a strong farmer’s wife who was attentive to all the needs of the farm, home and family. She was a member of Maple Springs United Methodist Church where she served on the board, was the janitor, played the organ and helped with many meals for church dinners. Dorie enjoyed patchwork, quilting, crocheting, knitting and was a wonderful cook. She made over 1700 lap robes that were donated to different charities.

Surviving are three sons, Larry W. DeRemer (Carol) of Linden, Ernest L. DeRemer (Celeste) of Williamsport and Jerry L. DeRemer (Lori) of Linden; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers Kenneth and Paul Hafer and three sisters, Grace Sholder, Lena Bower and Helen Grove.

A funeral service to honor the life of Dorie will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 22 at Knight-Confer Funeral Home, 1914 Memorial Ave., Williamsport with Pastor Elizabeth G. Jackson officiating. Burial will follow in State Road Cemetery. A viewing will be held from 10 a.m. until time of service at Knight-Confer Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Dorie’s name to the Maple Springs United Methodist Church, 2055 PA-973 West Cogan Station, PA 17728 or to a charity of donor’s choice.

E-Condolences may be made at www.KnightConferFuneralHome.com.