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Orva E. Krause

January 12, 1929 ~ August 17, 2023 (age 94) 94 Years Old


Orva E. Krause

August 17, 2023


Orva E. Krause, 94, of Natures Rd., Pine Grove, passed away on Thursday, August 17, 2023 at Lehigh Valley Hospital Schuylkill East.

Born on January 12, 1929 in Orwigsburg, she was a daughter of the late LeRoy and Edith Dietrich Reed.

She was a graduate of Orwigsburg High School

Orva was a member of Hetzel's Lutheran Church, Pine Grove. She loved gardening, doing crafts and sewing.

Preceding her in death were her husband of 61 years, Robert F. Krause; two brothers, Oliver Reed and Francis Reed.

Surviving are her son David and wife Elizabeth Krause; a granddaughter Kristen and husband John McMillin; all of Pine Grove; two brothers, Clifford Reed of Bethlehem, Jay Reed of Mullica Hill, NJ; a sister Faye Baranowsky of Schuylkill Haven; nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, August 22, 2023 at 11:00 A.M. at the H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove with John Ries officiating. There will be a viewing on Tuesday, August 22, 2023 from 9:30 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. at the Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Hetzel's Cemetery, Pine Grove.

In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer contributions be made to Hetzel's Lutheran Church, 233 Hetzel's Church Rd., Pine Grove, PA 17963 in her memory.

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August 22, 2023

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
H L Snyder Funeral Home Inc
139 S Tulpehocken St
Pine Grove, PA 17963

Funeral Service
August 22, 2023

11:00 AM
H L Snyder Funeral Home Inc
139 S Tulpehocken St
Pine Grove, PA 17963


Hetzel's Lutheran Church Memorial Fund
233 Hetzel's Church Road, Pine Grove PA 17963


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