Ida Viola Clemmer

April 21, 1917September 23, 2013

Ida Viola Clemmer, 96, of Frederick, PA, widow of the late Paul Clemmer, passed away Monday, September 23, 2013 at Frederick Living, with her great niece at her side. She resided at Frederick Living for 6 years. Born and lived in Gilbertsville, PA, she was the last surviving daughter of the late Lena (Bertolet) and Cyrus Yerger. Her late sisters were Beatrice Reeves, Helen Bergey, Jane Houck and their late husbands, all of Gilbertsville, Pa.

She was a member of New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church, for 96 years, located at 2941 Lutheran Rd, Gilbertsville, PA. 19525.

Viola was employed at the A & P Grocery Store, Pottstown, working in the office for over 33 years.

Never having any children, she is survived by nieces, nephews and their families.

Funeral Services will be held at New Hanover Evangelical Lutheran Church, Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 11 AM. Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery. Friends and family may call at Frederick Living 2849 Big Road, Frederick, PA, 19525, Monday, September 30, 2013 from 2 to 4 PM and on Tuesday at New Hanover Church from 9:45 to 10:45 AM, Tuesday, October 1, 2013.

Arrangements by the Linwood W. Ott Funeral Home, Inc. 111 N. Reading Ave. Boyertown, PA. 19512

Online condolences may be made at


  • Visitation Monday, September 30, 2013
  • Visitation Tuesday, October 1, 2013
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, October 1, 2013

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Helene Vanderslice

September 27, 2013

So sorry to hear about Viola. She was always a classy lady. She is with Paul now, they are both happy again. My Sincere Sympathy to the family. Karen, Thank You for keeping us updated.

Nancy Matheson

September 26, 2013

I met Viola and Paul on a Roamer Tour to Nova Scotia way back in the '60's, as I lived in Reading then, and we have corresponded ever since. So sorry to hear that she is no longer with us.

September 26, 2013

We are going to miss you!!!

Love nephew Jack & Bernice

Angela Faust

September 26, 2013

Ms. Viola was a very special lady and friend. I will remember all the great times we had together. Now she is with her beloved husband Paul that she loved so much and missed. I will miss you my dear friend. May God Bless you. Love you always

Ruth Anne Clemens

September 25, 2013

Always had fond memories of Viola. She worked with my dad, Leroy Hallman, at the A & P and he always thought very highly of her. Know you will miss her. Praying for your family.