Ms. Georgene R Barber

May 29, 1945August 20, 2011

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Georgene R. Barber, 66, of Reading died Aug. 20, 2011, in ManorCare Laureldale. She was born in Reading on May 29, 1945, a daughter of the late Paul C. and Ruth May (Klopp) Barber.

She was a member of Christ Luthern Church, Reading.

She was employed by Kresges in Reading as office help and floor sales for 30 years, and then by Boscov's North as office help and floor sales for 11 years until 2010.

Georgene is survived by her sister, Sharon E., and husband, James Shipe, of Bernville; her two brothers, Charles P., and his wife, Nancy Barber, of Reading; and Sugeng, and his wife, Chona Sumedi, of MD; three nieces, three nephews and one great-niece.

Services will be Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011, at 8 p.m. in Auman's Inc. Funeral Home, 390 W. Neversink Road, Reiffton. A viewing will be Tuesday 6 to 8 p.m. in the funeral home. Inurnment will be Thursday, Aug. 25, 2011, at 11 a.m. in Forest Hills Memorial Park. Please meet at the entrance to the cemetery.

Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society , 498 Bellevue Ave., Reading PA 19605 in Georgene's memory.

Condolences may be made at


  • Visitation Tuesday, August 23, 2011
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, August 23, 2011

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August 22, 2011

My deepest sympathy goes to Georgene's family. She will be missed by many. Karin Hoffmann (friend from Kresge's)

leigh putt

August 22, 2011

I m so sorry for your loss .......u have really been put through a rough time .......i no how you feel but you are really going through tough times ........thinking of you