Obituary of Edith E. Storer
Edith E. Storer, age 90, of Wrightstown, passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. She was born in Breslau, Germany on May 17, 1928 to the late Arthur and Anna Kretschmer. Edith married the love of her life, James H. Storer, in 1952 and the couple had five sons. She took pride in being a mother and a homemaker. She was very talented in knitting, crocheting and making ceramics. Edith also enjoyed reading, jigsaw puzzles and spending time with her family. She was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and friend who will be deeply missed.
Edith is predeceased by her parents, Arthur and Anna Kretschmer (nee Gaide); by her beloved husband James H. Storer; son Richard Storer; grandson Andrew Storer and siblings Gunther Kretschmer and Annalise Kretschmer.
She leaves behind four sons, Ralph Storer and wife Cheryl of Florida, Edwin Storer and wife Debbie of Columbus, Dean Storer and Sallyann of Tennessee and Dale Storer and wife Edie of Medford; five grandchildren, Nathaniel, Jennifer, Nicholas, Allyson and Christina; one great-grandchild on the way; siblings, Wolfgang Kretschmer of Nebraska, Gerhardt Kretschmer of Wisconsin, Werner Kretschmer of Germany and Ursula Berklmeir of Germany; along with several nieces, nephews and dear friends.
Relatives and friends are invited to gather on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 from 1PM to 3PM at the Tilghman Funeral Home, located at 52 Main Street, New Egypt NJ 08533. A funeral service will begin at 3PM. Interment will take place privately at a later date where Edith will join her husband at the Brig. General William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Wrightstown.