Mrs. Gladys Fernsler

Mrs. Gladys Fernsler, 66, wife of Mr. Howard Fernsler, Lay Supply Pastor at Minersville UMC passed away on Saturday, September 5, 2015.

Actively involved at Minersville UMC, she also did volunteer work at the former Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center, Pottsville. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her daughter, Kathleen Holley; her son, Steven Fernsler and his wife, Marisa; a sister, Janet Boger; a brother, William Berry; five grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held Thursday morning, Sept. 10, at James E. Humphrey Funeral Home, Pottsville, with the Pastor Nancy Gehres, of Llewellyn UMC, officiating. The family would prefer remembrances in the form of contributions made to Minersville UMC, 144 Carbon Street, Minersville, PA 17954-1451 (570-544-8951).

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