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Edith Pienschke

July 1, 1950 October 14, 2018
Edith Pienschke
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Obituary for Edith Pienschke

Edith K. (Christensen) Pienschke, age 68, passed away at home on October 14, 2018. She was the loving wife of Richard F. Pienschke; together they shared over 43 years of marriage.
Edith was born in Chicago, IL, and was the daughter of the late Andrew and Elenor (Anderson) Christensen. She graduated from Owen Withee High School Class of 1969. She had a degree in Accounting. Edith’s passion was sewing; she was a most amazing seamstress, sewing instructor and all-around genius with a machine and fabric.
Edith is survived by her husband, Richard F. Pienschke; her daughter Kristene; her son Eric and his wife Angie. She was predeceased by her brothers Charles and James Christensen.
Following cremation, a memorial service, in celebration of Edith’s life will be held on Saturday October 20, 2018 at 11:00 am at Saint Paul Lutheran Church, 250 Trinity Rd., York with Pastors Paul and Sara Gausmann officiating. The family will receive friends following the service in fellowship hall at the church.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Sewing for Charity at

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11:00 AM 10/20/2018 11:00:00 AM
Saint Paul Lutheran Church

250 Trinity Rd.
York, Pennsylvania 17408

Saint Paul Lutheran Church
250 Trinity Rd. York 17408 Pennsylvania
United States

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