Deloris L. “Dollie” Wassum, 86 of Slatington died Friday April 17, 2015 at the Inpatient Hospice Unit at Lehigh Valley Hospital. She was the wife of the late Robert A. “Spot” Wassum who died in 2013. Born in Walnutport, she was the daughter of the late Milton M. and Elsie G. Shoemaker. Dollie worked in the athletic department at Muhlenberg College for 30 years retiring in 1992. She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Slatington. Dollie was also a member of women’s auxiliary of Muhlenberg College, the American Legion Post 16 Slatington, the Slatington Moose, and the Slatington Skeet Club.
Survivors:, Son, Eric S. Wassum and wife Connie of Slatington, daughters, Lynn L. Wassum of Slatington , Tina M . wife of Wayne C. Bell of Fredericksburg, VA, grandchildren, Robert J. Wassum, Rebekah L wife of Shawn A.. Meier, Tara E. Bell, great grandchildren, Grace & Jackson Meier. Sisters; Valance Kresge, Mary Ann Kememerer, and Lorraine Shoemaker.
Services: 6pm Tuesday April 21, 2015 St. John’s Lutheran Church, 40 S. Second St, Slatington. No Calling hours. Arrangements Harding Funeral Home, Slatington.
Contributions: To St. John’s Lutheran Church Memorial Fund, 40 S. Second St., Slatington, PA 18080