Skip to main content

Bernice M. Wetzel

June 21, 2011

Bernice M. Wetzel, 96, Rossiter, died Sunday, June 19, 2011, at Christ the King Manor, DuBois.

She was born Oct. 23, 1914, in Punxsutawney, a daughter of the late Clair H. and Velma (Fetterman) Brickell.

She was married to Norman R. Wetzel, who preceded her in death.
Mrs. Wetzel retired from the Punxsutawney Area School District in 1978 after serving as reading supervisor for many years.

She was a God-fearing lady who continued to serve others through volunteer work at her church and with a flow of encouraging words to those around her.

Her mentoring was always based on biblical principles.

Surviving relatives include a sister, Grace Wetzel; three sons, Rodney Wetzel and wife Janet of South Carolina, Kenneth and wife Anna of Smithport, and Daniel and wife Iris of Colorado Springs; 12 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, June 26, 2011, at McCabe Funeral Home, Punxsutawney.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 26, 2011, at the funeral home with Pastor Earl Flick officiating.

Interment will follow at the Burnside Cemetery.

Online condolences may be made at mccabefuneralhomes.com.

PUNXSUTAWNEY — Punxsutawney Area Hospital has welcomed a new face as its general surgeon to its Medical Arts Building...
The Jefferson County Farm Bureau held its annual Rural Road Safety Day at Fezell's County Market on Tuesday to bring...
Members of the PAHS Key Club attended the Punxsutawney Area School Board meeting Monday night, at which time they gave...
While it may be spring, the winter weather isn't ready to leave. Because of a mix of snow, cold...
The Chucks will take on the Uniontown Red Raiders tonight at DuBois Area Middle School for its...
After having its Senior Night delayed multiple times, the Punxsy wrestling team will hit the mat...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes