Darlene F. “Doc” (Dougherty) Boone, 62, of Earl Twp., Boyertown, devoted wife of Jeff E. Boone, passed away on Sunday at her home surrounded by her family.
Born in Pottstown, she was the daughter of Fern (Seibert) Dougherty and the late Fred Dougherty.
Darlene worked for 25 years at Humphrys Flag Co. in Pottstown and more recently at Walnut Woods Retirement Community. She loved to go to auctions and Jake’s Flea Market. Darlene enjoyed listening to doo whop records and collecting antiques and records. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and friend and will be forever missed.
Surviving with her husband of 43 years are daughters Brenda A. Meitzler, wife of Brian, of Boyertown and Rebecca Boone, companion of Laine J. Bechtel, of Boyertown; her sister Judy A. Styer, wife of Paul, of Bedford; her granddaughter Angelina Meitzler and grandson Ridge on the way. Also surviving is her faithful canine friend Spuds. Along with her father, she is predeceased by her brother George Dougherty.
A memorial service will be Friday, 10:30AM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 1020 E. Phila. Ave., Gilbertsville. Visitation will be Friday from 9:30AM to 10:15AM at the funeral home. Burial will be private.
Memorial donations may be made in Darlene’s name to the Humane Society of Berks Co., 1801 N 11th St, Reading PA 19604