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2100 Perkiomen Avenue
Phone: 610-376-7121
Donald Kerling

Donald E. Kerling

Wednesday, April 14th, 1937 - Monday, April 29th, 2019
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Donald E. Kerling, 82, of Exeter Township, passed away on Monday, April 29, 2019, in his home. Born in Reading, PA, he was the son of the late Earl S. and Mary S. (Koller) Kerling. Donald was a painter and paperhanger and then was a truck driver for Lentz Milling Company for 30 years. Donald is survived by two sons: Frederick C. Kerling husband of Vicki, Laureldale and their children Fred Kerling, II and Samantha Lins and Donald E. Kerling, Jr., Spring Twp. and his children Donnie Kerling, III, Kristin Goerner and Taylor Kerling; one daughter: Ginger K. Thomas, Bernville and her son John "JT" Thomas, II, three great grandchildren; three sisters: Carol Welker widow of Richard Welker, Shillington, Marietta wife of Bill Young, Sinking Spring and Karen wife of Bill Conrad, Sinking Spring. He was predeceased by his brother Larry Kerling. He is also survived by his companion Henrietta VanCoeur and his walking buddy Rocky. Visitation with family and friends will be held on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm with services beginning at 7:00 pm in Lutz Funeral Home, Inc., 2100 Perkiomen Avenue, Reading. Interment is private. Dress Casual. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Animal Rescue League 58 Kennel Rd. Birdsboro, 19508. Lutz Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements. For online condolences, please visit
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  • Visitation

    May 8th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    May 8th, 2019 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Lutz Funeral Home, Inc.
    2100 Perkiomen Avenue
    Reading, PA 19606
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  • Service

    May 8th, 2019 | 7:00pm
    May 8th, 2019 7:00pm
    Lutz Funeral Home, Inc.
    2100 Perkiomen Avenue
    Reading, PA 19606
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Bob Burkhart


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Patricia Karsten

Posted at 10:12am
Will miss you Don enjoyed your company on our many walks at the river will miss seeing you and Rocky. Your friend always

Jill Kerling

Posted at 10:49am
RIP Donald from your Daughter Jill Your Grandson Cody and Your Great Grandson's Wesley and Carson

Patricia Karsten Posted at 10:06am

RIP To a wonderful , go lucky man. Rocky will always be your buddy. Patti Renninger

Mrs. Bill Koller

Posted at 09:56pm
So sorry for your loss.
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