Marjorie Wildenberg

Obituary of Marjorie Wildenberg

Marjorie H. (Corey) Wildenberg, 99, of Union Dale, PA, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at her home at Elk Mountain. She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Charles Wildenberg who died May 20, 2005.

Born July 6, 1919, in Herrick Township, PA, she was the daughter of the late Henry Corey and Ina Russell Corey. She attended the schools of Herrick, Union Dale and Forest City, graduating with the class of 1937. She was a faithful member of the United Methodist Church, Union Dale, all her life.

She was an avid quilter, making 70 plus quilts in her lifetime, most of which she gave away to her family and friends on the occasion of weddings, births, etc. One of her quilts earned a third place ribbon at the Kutztown Fair where 1500 quilts were entered, and another of her quilts was featured as the centerfold in the magazine "Quilt World." Many of her quilts were original patterns or variations of familiar patterns and were treasured by their recipients.

She is survived by a daughter: Patricia Peltz of Union Dale, PA; seven grandchildren: Kevin, Keith, Nicole, Raina and Andrew Wildenberg; Russell and Stephanie Peltz; six great-grandchildren: Logan, Ashley, Abigail, Zachary, Henry and Austin; many nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by two sons: James Thomas Wildenberg and Henry Charles Wildenberg; seven siblings: Emma Corey Petrus, Leon Corey, Orson Corey, Dorothy Corey Ogden, Evelyn Corey Waters, infant Paul and infant Ruth.

Services will be private at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Shifler-Parise Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Clifford, PA.

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