Gretta M. Sanner,95,passed away Saturday, March 2, at the Highlands, Wyomissing.
Born Oct. 16, 1923 in Bethlehem, she was the daughter of the late Charles M. and Margaret (Timmins) Baney. She graduated from Minersville High School in 1941 and received a nursing degree from Hahnemann Medical College in 1945.
She was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ ,Pottsville ,where she had been a Sunday school teacher , did volunteer work at the American Red Cross local blood banks and was a past member of the Board of Directors at the Y.W.C.A.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Harry E. Sanner in 2001 and her son Dr. Frederick C. Sanner in 2013.
Surviving are a son, Harry E. SannerJr., Chester, MA. and a daughter Susan L. Fraser, Oley, PA.,11 grandchildren , 13 great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Private graveside services will be held on the grounds of Mount Peace Cemetery, Minersville.Schlitzer Allen Pugh Funeral Home 515 West Market St, Pottsville Pa 17901 has been entrusted with arrangements. Please visit schlitzerallenpugh.com to leave a condolence for the Sanner family.