Our family lost our hero, Walter F Gasser, 87, of Spring Township, on Thursday, January 14th, 2021 in the Berkshire Center. He was the loving husband of Dolores Gasser, his wife of 27 years. Born in Mt. Penn, Pennsylvania, he was the son of the late Walter Gasser and Virgie Gasser (Swavely) He attended Boyertown Highschool, graduating in 1951. He was the owner of Glass Bakery and finished his career in baking at Maiers Bakery. Walter was a member of the Masonic Lodge No. 62 Free & Accepted Masons, Reading, PA, The United States Army, and volunteered as a member at the Mt. Penn Fire Company as a fireman and later in life volunteered with his wife Dee at The Reading Hospital visiting patients to bring support with the Raggedy Ann and Andy program. But his most loyal service was to his family and friends. Always there, always fair, giving love and support with no judgment, no matter what. He was a great Husband, Father and Grandfather and through him we enjoyed many life experiences.
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In addition to his wife Walter is survived by his children David Gasser, husband of Kathy, Kathy Halbeisen, wife of Chuck; Grandchildren Madison Gasser, Kaitlyn Halbeisen, and Stacy Halbeisen; Great-grandson Sonny Klopp; Step children Kerry Frymoyer, Kelly Zalegowski and Derek; Step grand-children Justin Zalegowski and Joshua Zalegowski, one step great-grandson Dylan Zalegowski, and his loving puppy Lexi.
Visitation with family and friends will be held on Thursday, January 21st, 2021 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm in Lutz Funeral Home, Inc. 2100 Perkiomen Avenue Mt. Penn, PA 19606. Services are private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to ARL 58 Kennel Road Birdsboro PA 19508, Humane Society Of Berks County 1801 N 11th St Reading PA 19604, Salem Unit Church of Christ 307 Covered Bridge Rd, Oley PA 19547. Lutz Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements. For online condolences, please visit www.LutzFuneralHome.com