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Audrey Pearl Wertman, 93, of Muncy, passed away peacefully in the loving arms of her Lord surrounded by her family on Monday September 26, 2022 at UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport. Born November 20, 1928 in Montgomery, she was the daughter of the late R. Leroy and the late M. Evelyn (Miller) Finck. On June 1, 1948, she married Van Dorn Wertman. Together they celebrated 65 happy years of marriage until his death on March 7, 2014.

Audrey was an active member of St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church, Muncy. She was a Sunday school teacher, vacation Bible school principal, sang in the choir choir, and was a member of St. Andrew’s Women.

Audrey graduated in 1946 from Montgomery High School. She worked at GTE Sylvania, Montoursville for 25 years, retiring in 1990.

She was a member of Muncy Business and Professional Women, Senior Citizens, Williamsport Christian Women’s Club, through which she conducted many Bible studies in her home. Audrey has also volunteered at Muncy UPMC Gift Box.

Audrey was a wonderful cook and best known for her delicious coconut cream pies! She sent many thoughtful cards to her family, friends and neighbors. However, her greatest love was spending quality time with her children and grandchildren.

Audrey is survived by four children, Gail (Ed) Lewis of Sarasota, FL, Joy (Dean) Barto of Hughesville, Dr. Gary (Lynn) Wertman of Blairs Mills, PA and Julie Souter of Muncy; seven grandchildren, Matthew Barto, Kimberly Crisp, Dr. Gary Wertman II, Christopher Wertman, Amy Brinser, Jennifer Souter and Erica Warner; eight great-grandchildren, Conner Barto, Sydney, Kylie and Olivia Crisp, Teagan Brinser, Gavan, Karson and Bodie Wertman; a great-grandson expected in December; two great-granddaughters, Emily and Ashley Fullerton; and a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Marlin and Naomi Wertman, of Muncy.

In addition to her parents and her husband, she was predeceased by a son-in-law, Budd M. Souter, Jr., a brother and a sister-in-law, Franklin and Lois Finck.

Burial in Muncy Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Audrey’s name to St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church, 201 S. Main St., Muncy, PA 17756

The family would like to thank UPMC Williamsport, Valley View Rehab, Celebration Villa and Muncy Place for their exceptional care.

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