- Local Guide
E. Louise Kammerdiener, 72, of Northpointe, died Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012, at Punxsutawney Area Hospital.
She was born Nov. 17, 1939, in Redbank Township, Armstrong County, a daughter of the late Ray W. and Hazel E. (McDivitt) Kunselman.
June 1, 1963, she married Fred C. Kammerdiener, who preceded her in death Feb. 10, 2011.
Mrs. Kammerdiener was a housewife, devoting much of her time with her husband of 47 years. She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Surviving relatives include two sons, John Kammerdiener and Tim Kammerdiener and wife Beth, both of Indiana; two daughters, Leslie Simon and husband Sid of Lebanon, and Julie Shrum of Derry; seven grandchildren, Doug Kammerdiener and wife Meg, Chanel Ludwig and husband Scott, Brad Shrum, Josh Shrum, Brianna Kammerdiener, Kevin Kammerdiener and Justina Metts and husband Larry; and 10 great-grandchildren; Kai Ludwig, Grant Metts, Samantha Metts, Bradley Metts, Kleora Downes, Jeremiah Downes, Madeline Metts, Benjamin Metts, Lucas Metts and Christian Rosario.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Howard Kunselman and Darhl Kunselman.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, at the Alcorn Funeral Home, Hawthorn.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012, at the funeral home with Layspeaker Helen Kammerdiener Toy officiating.
Interment will be at the New Salem Cemetery, Redbank Township, Armstrong County.