Vincent R. Eshelman Sr., 85, of Shillington passed away Wednesday June 19, 2019 at his residence. He was the husband of Kathleen N. (Pounder) Eshelman for 38 years. Born January 25, 1934 in Reading, he was the son of the late Luther A. and Lydia E. (Good) Eshelman.
He had been a minister at the United Church of Christ and worked for Bollman Hat factory until he retired. Along with his wife, Vincent is survived by daughters; Jennifer (Jeni) M. Eberhardt and Kimberly (Kim) Siegel, wife of Kirk S. Siegel and sons; Vincent R. Eshelman Jr., Barry Eshelman and Michael Eshelman. He is also survived by several grandchildren including Alora Siegel and Kirk Siegel, husband of Michelle Siegel. He was preceded in death by his sister, Gloria Hodges.
There will be a memorial service at Pleasant View Cemetery 650 Fritztown Road Sinking Spring Pa 19608 on Monday July 1, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. Contributions may be made in Vincent's memory to: St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis TN 38105. Whelan Schwartz Funeral Home 444 N. 9th Street Reading is in charge of arrangements and online condolences may be made at: www.whelanschwartz.com.
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