Marguerite L. Kreller, age 88 of Sweet Valley, passed into the arms of her Lord on Friday, February 8, 2019.
She was born in Wilkes-Barre on March 31, 1930 and was the daughter of the late Joseph and Margaret Harrison Saraka.
Marguerite was employed as a presser for various garment factories in the area for many years until her retirement. She was a member of the River of Life Fellowship Ministries, Lehman. Marguerite enjoyed polka dancing and spending time with her family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles W. Kreller who passed away in 2005 and brother, Joseph H. Saraka, Sr.
Marguerite is survived by sons, Pastor Kenneth Kreller and his wife Loydene and Bradley Kreller and his wife Diane, both of Sweet Valley; daughter, Charlotte Hess of Benton; sisters, Dolores Jean Nafus and Doris Saraka, both of Jackson Twp.; grandchildren, Bo and Tracy Kreller, Justin and Stacy Kreller, Penni , LeeAnn, LuRae, Wendy and Mindy; 14 great-grandchildren and 6 great-great grandchildren.
She will be deeply missed by her family and her memory will remain forever in their hearts.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 10:00 am from the River of Life Fellowship Ministries, 22 Outlet Rd., Dallas, with her son, Pastor Kenneth Kreller, officiating.
Visitations will be from 6:00 - 8:00 PM on Monday, February 11, 2019 at the Curtis L. Swanson Funeral Home, Inc., corner of routes 29 and 118, Pikes Creek and from 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM on Tuesday prior to the service at River of Life Fellowship Ministries.
Interment will be in the Maple Grove Cemetery, Pikes Creek.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the River of Life Fellowship Ministries, 22 Outlet Rd., Dallas, PA 18612 or the Sweet Valley Fire and Ambulance Associations, 5383 Main Rd, Sweet Valley, PA 18656.