Phyllis E. Koch, 70, of Tower City, passed away Wednesday at the Lehigh Valley Hospital - East, Pottsville.
Born in Pottsville, December 1, 1947, a daughter of the late Hilbert and Genevieve Nelson Reiner.
She was a retired seamstress from the garment industry.
Phyllis enjoyed being at her camp in Beavertown, doing crafts and spending time with her family. She will be deeply missed by her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Emmett Koch, Jr. and a brother, Lamar Reiner.
Surviving are her children, Emmett Koch III, Tower City; Christine Trego, Valley View; Tim Koch, Williamstown; Hope Zerby, Muir and Jimmy Koch, Tower City; her companion Floyd Fidler with whom she resided; a sister, Diane Shutt, Muir; brother Wayne Reiner, Tower City; 5 grandchildren. Nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Monday, August 6th at 11:00 am from the Chapel of the Dimon Funeral Home, Inc., Tower City with Pastor Amanda Bressler. Burial will be in the Methodist Cemetery, Muir. Viewing will be from 10-11 am at the chapel. To sign the guest book visit www.dimonfuneralhome.com