Kathleen Mae (Heverly) Kreidler, age 92, passed away on August 16, 2019, at Crystal Coast Hospice House in Newport, NC. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date in Montoursville, PA.
Kathleen Mae Heverly was born to W. Park and Eva (Gardner) Heverly in Beech Creek, PA. She was united in marriage to Harry R. Kreidler and lived in Montoursville, PA. Kathleen was employed by Sylvania for many years, until its closing. Her husband’s work in the furniture industry enabled them to move to Virginia, Indiana, and Atoka, Oklahoma where she was employed by Wyrick Lumber in sales. She then retired in North Carolina.
She loved traveling after retirement with her dear friend, Anita Booth of Emerald Isle, NC. In her final days, she enjoyed watching the hummingbirds in the summer and working in her yard.
Kathleen is survived by her children: Carolyn (Larry) Smith of Hughesville, PA; Linda Koon of Emerald Isle, NC; Michael ( Julie) Kreidler of Conover, NC; grandchildren: Richard Smith of Hughesville, PA; William Smith of Hughesville, PA; Kathleen (Rodney) Moore of Emerald Isle, NC; Sarah And Weston Lay of Conover NC; great-grandchildren: James, Zane, Katlyn and McKenna Smith of Hughesville, PA; Robin Holmes of Emerald Isle, NC; Hannah Seelmann of Emerald Isle, NC; great-great-grandaughter Caroline Holmes Fontenot; siblings: Willard “Sonny” (Doris) of Mall Hill, PA; Park (Beth) Heverly of Jersey Shore, PA; along with numerous nieces, nephews and other family members.
She was preceded in death by her husband; Harry R. Kreidler; parents: W. Park and Eva Heverly; siblings: Mary “Betty” Yost; Pauline Minier; Ethel Jackson; Russell Heverly, Jack Heverly, Edward Heverly, and Kenneth Heverly.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in memory of Kathleen to a charity of your choice.