Kathryn E. Gutshall, 90, of Hellertown, formerly of Springtown, died Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019. She was the wife of the late Donald T. “Popeye” Gutshall. She was born in Passer (Springfield Township) on Nov. 16, 1928 to the late Arthur R. and Elsie (Schaffer) Ebert. Kathryn was a member of Christ Lutheran Church, Springtown. Kathryn enjoyed being with family, bird watching, playing pinochle and tennis, and gardening.
Children: Lau F. (Pat) of Gray, Tenn., Eileen B.G. (Jerry) Soderberg of Oak Island, N.C., Faye G. (Bill) Frey of Coopersburg, Donna K.G. (Keith) Polizzano of Bethlehem, Beth G. (Terry) Fenoff of Hellertown; siblings: Pauline Lerch of Coopersburg, Robert (Lynn) of Hellertown; 12 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a sister: Evelyn Heckman.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019 at Christ Lutheran Church, Main Street (Rt. 212), Springtown. Online expressions of sympathy can be recorded at HeintzelmanCares.com. Arrangements are by the Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc., Hellertown.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Christ Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 216, Springtown, PA 18081.