Obits

IRENE E. ZWOYER

Graveside services for Irene E. (Wessner) Zwoyer, 100, of Virginia Beach, VA, formerly of Kutztown, who died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014 in Beth-Shalom Nursing Home, Virginia Beach will be rescheduled to Friday, Feb. 21, at 10:30 a.m. in Zion Maxatawny Union Cemetery, Kutztown, with Reverend Keith K. Rohrbach officiating. There are no calling hours.

Ludwick Funeral Homes, Inc., Kutztown, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be recorded at www.ludwickfh.com.

MARY E. CONRAD

Mary E. (Reinert) Conrad, 91, of Kutztown, died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 in Kutztown Manor, Inc., where she was a resident since June, 2011. She was the widow of Lloyd R. Conrad who died Sept. 16, 1990.

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Born in Rockland Township, she was a daughter of the late Aaron W. and Ellen G. (Trexler) Reinert.

Mrs. Conrad was a member of Longswamp United Church of Christ, Mertztown. She was a homemaker.

Survivors: Sons, Robert L. husband of Peggyann (Brensinger) Conrad and Richard F. husband of Sylvia M. (Hugo) Conrad, both of Alburtis; sisters, Ida B. (Reinert), widow of Ernest Sunday, Cape Coral, FL; Mabel M. (Reinert), widow of Charles Heck, also a resident at Kutztown Manor, Erma (Reinert), widow of Lloyd Kline, whose address is unknown. There is also a granddaughter, Jennifer L. (Conrad) wife of Joshua A. Fink, Allentown. She was predeceased by a sister, Catherine (Reinert) Zimmerman and brother, David H. Reinert.

Funeral services Feb. 19, at 2 p.m. in Ludwick Funeral Homes, Inc., 333 Greenwich Street, Kutztown, with Reverend Dr. Katherine E. Brearley officiating. Interment will follow in Longswamp Union Cemetery, Mertztown. Relatives and friends may call Wednesday from 1 to 2 p.m. in the funeral home. The family requests contributions be made to Longswamp U.C.C. Church, 200 Clay Road, Mertztown, PA 19539. Online condolences may be recorded at www.ludwickfh.com.

ANNA Z. MARTIN

Anna Z. (Burkholder) Martin, 84, of Maxatawny Township, died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 in her home. She was the widow of Raymond H. Martin, who died April 17, 2012.

Born in Earl Township, Lancaster County, she was a daughter of the late Ezra Z. and Lydia Z. (Zimmerman) Burkholder.

She was a homemaker, a member of the Groffdale Conference and attended the Center Mennonite Church, Kutztown.

Survivors: Daughters, Elizabeth B. wife of Menno J. Martin, East Earl, Miriam B. wife of Earl M. Martin, Kutztown, Lydia B. wife of Mervin B. Snyder, Kutztown, Vera Mae B. wife of Elvin H. Huber, Reinholds; Sons, Alson B. husband of Miriam (Zeiset) Martin, Lime Springs, IA, Paul B. husband of Anna Mae (Martin) Martin, Mark B. husband of Mary Ann (Martin) Martin, Earl B. husband of Ann (Zimmerman) Martin, all of Kutztown, Raymond B. husband of Wilma (Burkholder) Martin, Fleetwood; Sisters, Lydia B. wife of David Reiff, Ephrata, Edna B. wife of John Weaver, Kutztown, Elizabeth B. wife of Elmer Weaver, Fleetwood; Brothers, Paul Z. Burkholder, Ephrata, Aaron Z. husband of Ada (Weaver) Burkholder, Fleetwood, Weaver Z. husband of Mary (Horst) Burkholder, Kutztown, and Raymond Z. husband of Mabel (Zimmerman) Burkholder, Edina, MO.

There are Sisters-in-Law, Bertha (Weaver) Burkholder, Kutztown, Mattie (Martin) Burkholder, Versailles, MO, Lavina (Martin) Nolt, Kutztown.

There are 34 Grandchildren, 49 Great Grandchildren.

She was predeceased by an infant son; sisters, Lena Z. Martin, Mary Z. Martin and Esther Z. Zimmerman; brothers, Eli Z. Burkholder, Ezra Z. Burkholder, John Z. Burkholder; and a great grandson.

Funeral services will be held Feb. 19, at 9:30 a.m. at Center Mennonite Church, Kutztown, 19530. Interment in the adjoining cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. in the late residence. Online condolences may be recorded at www.ludwickfh.com.

AMY B. ROTH

Amy B. (Sturtevant) Roth, 34, of Topton, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, one day prior to her 35th birthday. Amy died in the in-patient hospice unit of Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, surrounded by her beloved family.

Amy was the loving wife of Jamie L. Roth, whom she married April 4, 1998.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of Edward and Joyce G. (Trexler) Sturtevant, Mertztown.

Amy was co-founder of Light the Way Ministries, Topton.

Amy was a 1996 graduate of Brandywine Heights High School, Topton. She was a homemaker and enjoyed traveling, photography, spending time with her family and her three sons.

Survivors: Husband; sons, Benjamin E., Josiah M. and Nathaniel E. Roth, all at home. Other survivors include a sister Meaghan J. Sturtevant, Wyomissing; paternal grandparents George E. and Lois V. (Moore) Sturtevant, Sun City Center, Fla. She was predeceased by maternal grandparents, Wayne R. and Mabel I. (Hoffman) Trexler.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, Feb. 20, at 11:30 a.m. in Ludwick Funeral Homes, Inc., 333 Greenwich Street, Kutztown, with Pastor Frank Mazzei and Pastor Nate Herrlin officiating. Interment will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Kutztown. Relatives and friends may call Thursday morning from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to the Benjamin, Josiah and Nathaniel Roth Education Fund, c/o Ludwick Funeral Homes, Inc., P.O. Box 292, Kutztown, PA 19530-0292. Online condolences may be recorded at www.ludwickfh.com.

CODY J. SEAMAN

Cody J. Seaman, 23, of Kutztown, died suddenly Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014.

Born in Reading, he was the son of Steven P. and Doreen M. (Musser) Seaman of Kutztown.

He was a member of New Jerusalem Lutheran Church, Fleetwood.

Cody was employed as a lift truck mechanic at East Penn Manufacturing Company, Lyon Station, from September 2013, last working Friday. Prior to that, he worked on the park crew at Bear Creek Mountain Resort, Macungie, for four years. He was a member of Ray A. Master Post 217, American Legion, Topton; Lyons Fire Company; and the Mertztown Rod and Gun Club. Cody was an avid hunter, enjoyed fishing, snowboarding, and always had a smile on his face.

Survivors: Parents; brother, Dane M. Seaman, companion of Penelope G. Arndt, Kutztown; paternal grandmother, Elaine A. (Schadler) Seaman of Kutztown, widow of predeceased paternal grandfather, Lawrence S. Seaman, who died in 2007; maternal grandmother, Betty A. (Miller) Musser of Topton, widow of predeceased maternal grandfather, Arlan R. Butch Musser, who died in 2008; four-legged companion, Gracie.

Funeral services will be held Friday, Feb. 21, at 1 p.m. in Ludwick Funeral Homes, Inc., 333 Greenwich Street, Kutztown, with Reverend Marilyn E. Hasemann officiating. Family and friends are invited to call Thursday evening from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the funeral home. Interment is private in Hope Cemetery, Kutztown. The family requests contributions be made to Cody J. Seaman Memorial Fund c/o Ludwick Funeral Homes, Inc., P.O. Box 292, Kutztown, PA 19530-0292. Online condolences may be recorded at www.ludwickfh.com.