Mildred F. Gees, 89, Bern Township, passed away Feb. 4, 2008, in her residence.She was the wife of Waldemar P. Gees, who passed away Jan. 15, 1998.

Born in Reading, she was a daughter of the late James and Mary Elizabeth (Cunnius) Finerfrock.

She was employed for more than 30 years as an office auditor by the IRS until her retirement.

She was a 1937 graduate of Reading High School.

Gees was a member of Holy Spirit Lutheran Church, Reading.

Surviving are two daughters, Mary Beth (Gees), wife of Glenn A. Speicher, Whitfield, and Kathy S. (Gees), wife of Haller G. LaRue Jr., Bern Township. Other survivors include a sister, Jane A. (Finerfrock), wife of Stanley Miller, Riverview Park.

There also are two grandsons, Tyler J. Speicher and Joshua P. Speicher; and many nieces and nephews.

Services were held at Bean Funeral Homes, Sinking Spring.

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