Binnie A. Fidler
October 8, 2019
Binnie A. Fidler, 69, a long-time resident of Pine Grove, passed away on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 in Gainesville, FL, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born on August 2, 1950, in Pottsville, to the late Norman and Catherine "Cassie" Wenrich Ditzler.
Binnie graduated as salutatorian of her class from Pine Grove Area High School in 1968. Following high school, she dedicated over 50 years to Guilford Mills, where she held a variety of positions including Quality Control Technician and Lead Auditor. She was a member of St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church.
In the years following her initial cancer diagnosis in 2008, Binnie's hope and optimism did not waiver. She shared her positive, wholehearted approach to life with those around her and served as a source of support for other individuals with cancer. She touched the lives of many and will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her daughter, Andrea Fidler, and her son-in-law, Dihloan Wong of Gainesville, Fl; her brother, Walter "Wally" Ditzler, and sister-in-law, Jeanne "Cookie" Ditzler, of Conestoga, PA; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and her beloved dog, Kosmo.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at the H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove. Family and friends are invited to call from 10 to 11 a.m., and the service will begin at 11 a.m. with Pastor Barry Spatz officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Binnie's honor may be made to the American Cancer Society or Haven Hospice (4200 N.W. 90th Boulevard, Gainesville, FL, 32606).
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American Cancer Society
4200 N.W. 90th Blvd, Gainesville FL 32606