Mary K. Kreider, 77, of Jonestown passed away on Thursday, August 12, 2021, at Cedar Haven Health Care Center. She was the wife of Paul S. Kreider, Jr. They would have celebrated their 61st wedding anniversary on August 20th.
Born in Gratz on December 7, 1943, she was the daughter of the late Arthur Wiest and Mary (Thomas) Coover. Mary attended the Lebanon Area Evangelical Free Church. She worked for the Bayer Corporation as a production worker until she retired. She enjoyed working in her flower garden, putting puzzles together and was an excellent housekeeper, wife, and mother. Her faith and family were the most important parts of her life.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her son Paul A. Kreider, of Jonestown; daughters Becky A. wife of David Miller, of Annville, Jill E. wife of David Good, of Ashburn, VA, and Dori M. wife of Timothy Biever, of Jonestown; 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; brothers Roger and Paul Coover; and sisters Carolyn Leeper and Ann Smith. She was preceded in death by her step-father Frank Coover, brother Robert Wiest, and sister Betty Reiner.
Memorial services will be on Saturday, August 21, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. from the Kreamer & Lum Funeral Home & Crematory, Rt. 72 & Camp Meeting Rd., Jonestown. Inurnment will be at Covenant/Greenwood Cemetery, Lebanon. A visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to True Life Youth Ministries, 740 Willow St., Lebanon, PA 17046.