Obituary of Stewart L. "Stew" Dierolf
Stewart L. "Stew" Dierolf, 71, of Ruscombmanor Twp, passed away on Friday, June 8, 2018 at Reading Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer.
Born July 14, 1946 in West Reading, he was the son of Dora (Keller) Dierolf, Ruscombmanor Twp, and the late George Dierolf. He and his wife, Ann E. (Levan) Dierolf, would have celebrated their 52nd wedding anniversary tomorrow, June 11th. They were married at Spies Reformed Church, Alsace Twp, on June 11, 1966.
Stew was an auto body painter working first in Boyertown and later for McKently Brothers, Ruscombmanor Twp. He went on to own and operate his own classic car restoration business.
Stew was the former Fire Chief for the Ruscombmanor Fire Company and active with the Oley Valley Youth League where he was a baseball coach. He volunteered with the Fleetwood Ambulance, taught CPR classes and was a member of Glad Tidings Church, West Lawn, the Pricetown Rifle and Pistol Club along with the Mixed Nutz Car Club. Stew attended the Oley Valley School District.
Surviving in addition to his mother, Dora and the love of his life, Ann, are his children, Teri A. (Dierolf) Ingram, Ruscombmanor Twp and Shawn P. Dierolf, husband of Larene B. (Boyer) Dierolf, Alsace Twp. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Lauren N. (Merkel) Reinhart, wife of Shawn M. Reinhart, Pike Twp, Adele J. Dierolf, fiancee' of Cody R. Bachman, Shoemakersville, Xavier W. Dierolf, Alsace Twp and Kylie A. Dierolf, Alsace Twp, his great-grandchildren, Tidus A. Rojas and Raiden R. Bachman and his sister, Barbara A. (Dierolf) Castner, Virginville, PA.
Services for Stewart will be private.
Contributions may be made in his memory to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Walbert Funeral Home & Crematin Services, PC, Fleetwood, is honored to be caring for Stew and his family. Online condolences may be offered at WalbertFuneralHome.com.
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