Edward H. Wartschlager, 88, formerly of Sinking Spring, died Dec. 22, 2008, in Berks Heim, where he resided since 2003.Born in Reading, a son of the late Michael and Pauline (Peitsch) Wartschlager, he was the husband of Arlene M. (Good) Wartschlager, Villa St. Elizabeth, Reading, for 59 years.
A 1938 Reading High School graduate, he was an Army veteran of WWII, and retired in 1982 from Berkshire Knitting Mills, Wyomissing.
A member of St. John's Lutheran Church, he was a former councilman, choir member and bowled on the church's league.
Ed also enjoyed golf.
Also surviving are nieces, nephews and their families. A memorial service will be held on Friday, Jan. 2, 2009, at 4 PM from Good Funeral Home & Cremation Centre of Reamstown. There will be no viewing. Omit flowers. Contributions to St. John's Lutheran Church, 4125 Penn Ave., Sinking Spring, PA 1 9 6 0 8. www.goodfuneral.com.