Obituary for Louise Sperber
Louise B Sperber, 78, of Peter Becker Community in Harleysville died suddenly on March 30, 2017. She was the wife of Joseph H Wilkens. They had been married for ten years. She was known to be caring; engaging; loyal friend; competitive; helpful; fun as a companion; women’s sports person; leader; and good sport team coach as well as a ‘student respected' teacher in the Jenkintown School system for 33 years. She graduated from Cheltenham HS in ’56, Ursinus College in ’60 with a B.S. and Temple with a M.Ed. During her life, she attended Camp Woodmere for many summers; played many sports in college, coached girls field hockey and lacrosse teams; was a member of Phi Alpha Psi Sorority at Ursinus; and a member of Philadelphia ski club for 50 years. She loved children and helped hundreds to achieve their potential. Helping children and travel were her favorites after retirement.
A “celebration of life” will be held on May 20 at 1-4PM at Franconia Heritage Banquet Center- 508 Harleysville Pike, Telford, PA 18969.
Contributions may be made in her honor to Peter Becker Community Benevolent Fund, 800 Maple Avenue, Harleysville, Pennsylvania 19438. Visit her “Book of Memories” at falkfuneralhomes.com.