Mildred Mae Wolfgang Hefner

Font size: [A] [A] [A]

Mildred Mae Wolfgang Hefner, 91, of Doylestown, formerly of Saylorsburg, died Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013 at her daughter's home in Chalfont.

Born March 4, 1921, in Klingerstown, she was a daughter of the late Harry L. and Frances E. Adams Wolfgang.

She graduated from Tressler Lutheran Home High School in 1939, and from the School of Nursing Woman's Medical College of Philadelphia in 1942.

Mildred was employed as a registered nurse working at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children and for Dr. Mogil Urologist, both of Philadelphia. She retired in 1983.

She was a member of Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, Brodheadsville.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank A. Hefner, in 2003; two brothers, Kenneth H. Wolfgang and James L. Wolfgang.

Surviving are three children, Frank D. Hefner and his wife, Anne, Avon, Conn., Allen J. Hefner and his wife, Jodie, Norristown, and Carolyn A. Crugnale and her husband, James, Chalfont; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Patricia Wolfgang; nieces and nephews.

Services were held Saturday, Feb. 16 at Stephen R. Rothermel Funeral Home, 1133 Ridge Road, Klingerstown. Interment was in Jacob's Cemetery, Pitman. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation at CFF c/o M. Hefner, 178 Sleighride Road, Willow Grove, PA 19090. To sign the online guest book, visit

We welcome user discussion on our site, under the following guidelines:

To comment you must first create a profile and sign-in with a verified DISQUS account or social network ID. Sign up here.

Comments in violation of the rules will be denied, and repeat violators will be banned. Please help police the community by flagging offensive comments for our moderators to review. By posting a comment, you agree to our full terms and conditions. Click here to read terms and conditions.
Scranton Classifieds powered by ReferLocal

Find us on Facebook

Become a fan of The Citizen-Standard on Facebook!