Joan E. (Rapp) Diener

Joan E. (Rapp) Diener, 81, of Pottstown, wife of Gary S. Diener, passed away peacefully on Friday at her residence - completing a full and feisty life.

Born in Pottstown, PA, she was a daughter of the late Vernon Rapp and the late Fyeatta (Scherer) Rapp.

She was a member of St. Vincent United Church of Christ, Phoenixville.

Surviving besides her husband of sixty three years of loving marriage are three daughters, Kim R. wife of Brian King, Pottstown, Kelly R. wife of David Richardson, Pottstown, Kathy D. wife of Michael Sonier, St. Davids; two sisters, Evelyn Landis, Limerick, Maryann Springer, Spring City; seven grandchildren and six great grandchildren. She was predeceased by two brothers, Frances Rapp, Donald Rapp, and four sisters, Arleen Favinger, Thelma Karr, Phyllis Reifsynder, Doris Albitz.

A graveside service will be private at Limerick Garden of Memories. There will be no viewing.

Contributions may be made in her memory to St. Vincent United Church of Christ, 137 Ridge Road, PO Box 454, Phoenixville, PA 19460.


Arrangements are by the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory, at 359 King St. in Pottstown, PA.

All services for Joan E. (Rapp) Diener will be kept private at the request of the family.