Edwin Aulenbach, former orchard owner
Edwin Aulenbach, 84, Alsace Township, former owner of a local orchard, died Aug. 19 at 1:27 p.m. in ManorCare Health Services Inc., West Reading, where he had been a patient since Aug. 9.
His wife, Corieene M. (Moatz) Aulenbach, died April 7.
Born in Reading, he was a son of the late Harry and Laura (Wolfe) Aulenbach.
Aulenbach was the owner and operator of Mount Laurel Orchards, Alsace Township, for 40 years, retiring in 1984.
He had also been employed for several years as a truck driver by Consolidated Freightways Corp.
He was an Army veteran of World War II.
Aulenbach is survived by a daughter, Yvonne C. (Brant) Moyer, Alsace Township.
There are also four grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and two stepgreat-granddaughters.
Services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. in Walter R. Christ Funeral Home Inc., Laureldale. Burial will be in Salem (Shalters) Church Cemetery, Alsace Township.