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Rosemary T (Turolis) Kintzer

May 3, 1938 ~ October 7, 2019 (age 81)
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Rosemary T. Kintzer, 81, of Wernersville passed away on Monday, October 7, 2019 at her residence with her daughter by her side.

Her husband of 56 years, Michael G. Kintzer died on April 17, 2016.

Born in St. Clair, PA on May 3, 1938 a daughter of the late Anthony & Anna Turolis.

Rosemary was a graduate of St. Clair High School and a 1959 graduate of the Reading Hospital School of Nursing.

She started her career as an RN at the Reading Hospital and retired as an RN from the Wernersville State Hospital.

She was a member of St. John's (Hain's) U.C.C., the Heidelberg Heritage Society, and the Reading Hospital Alumni Association. Rosemary was so proud and supportive of her grandchildren and great grandchildren and especially enjoyed attending their sporting events. They were her pride and joy!

She is survived by a daughter, Deborah A. wife of Marv Dreibelbis; a sister, Anna Wythe; five grandchildren, Erica Dreibelbis, Dan Dreibelbis, Amie wife of Brad Wiest, Adam Ray & Madisyn, and Chelsea Ray; and three great grandchildren, Ethan and Brycen Wiest, and Adalynn Marie Ray. Rosemary was also preceded in death by her daughter, Sherrie M. Kintzer-Ray on June 30, 2014; and her siblings, Bernie, Anthony, and Adelle.

A Memorial Service will be held at St. John's (Hain's) U.C.C., Wernersville on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 11:00am with the Rev. Ann Bolek officiating.

The family will receive friends on Saturday from 10:00 to 11:00am at St. John's (Hain's) Church. Interment will follow at Hain's Church Cemetery. Cole Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Robesonia is handling arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Compassus Hospice, 1001 James Dr., Suite B-34, Leesport, PA 19533.

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